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In as well. Hopefully I'll get to participate more this year.
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Re: The 10th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Threa

Indy's 6th Annual Halloween/Horror Challenge
Indy's 2013 Halloween/Horror Challenge
Indy's 2012 Halloween/Horror Challenge
Indy's 2011 Halloween/Horror Challenge
Indy's 2010 Halloween/Horror Challenge
Indy's 2009 Halloween/Horror Challenge

Goal= 50, Finished with a new record of 68
* indicates first time viewing, finished with 36

September 30
1. We Are Who We Are* (2013)
2. Halloween (1978)

October 1

October 2
3. Carrie* (2013)

October 3
4. The Walking Dead- S4 E1: 30 Days Without an Accident*, S4 E2: Infected*

October 4
4. The Walking Dead- S4 E3: Isolation*, S4 E4: Indifference*
5. Annabelle* (2014)
6. Halloween 7- H20 (1998)
7. The Walking Dead- S4 E5: Internment*, S4 E6: Live Bait*

October 5
8. The Walking Dead- S4 E7: Dead Weight*, S4 E8: Too Far Gone*
9. Tales from the Crypt S4- Ep 1: None But the Lonely Heart, Ep 2: This'll Kill Ya, Ep 3: On a Deadman's Chest, Ep 4: Seance
10. Halloween II (1981)

October 6
11. Halloween III (1982)

October 7
12. The Thing From Another World* (1956)
13. Halloween 4 (1988)

October 8

October 9
14. Cabin Fever 3: Patient Zero* (2014)
15. Halloween 5 (1989)

October 10
16. Among Friends* (2012)

October 11
17. Phantasm III* (1994)

October 12
18. Dark House* (2014)
19. Halloween 6 The Producer's Cut (1995)
20. The Thing (1982)

October 13
21. Halloween (2007)

October 14
22. Tales from the Crypt S4- Ep 5: Beauty Rest, Ep 6: What's Cookin', Ep 7: The New Arrival, Ep 8: Showdown
23. Halloween II (2009)
24. Nightmares in Red, White and Blue* (2009)
25. Cropsey* (2009)

October 15
26. Slither (2006)

October 16
27. Silence of the Lambs (1991)
28. World War Z (2013)

October 17
29. The Walking Dead- S4 E9: Aftermath*, S4 E10: Inmates*

October 18
30. The Walking Dead- S4 E11: Claimed*, S4 E12: Still*
31. Scream (1996)
32. Tales from the Crypt S4- Ep 9: King of the Road, Ep 10: Maniac at Large, Ep 11: Split Personality, Ep 12: Strung Along

October 19
33. The Walking Dead- S4 E13: Alone*, S4 E14: The Grove*
34. The Walking Dead- S4 E15: Us*, S4 E16: A*
35. The Hills Run Red (2009)
36. A Haunting At Silver Falls* (2013)

October 20
37. Dracula's Daughter* (1936)
38. Dracula's Son* (1943)
39. House of Dracula* (1945)
40. The 'Burbs (1989)
41. Sleepaway Camp (1983)
42. The Innocents* (1961)

October 21

October 22
43. Godzilla* WC (2014)

October 23
44. Tales from the Crypt S4- Ep 13: Werewolf Concerto, Ep 14: Curiosity Killed, S5- Ep 1: Death of Some Salesmen, Ep 2: As Ye Sow
45. Evil Dead (1981)
46. Evil Dead 2 (1987)
47. Mischief Night* (2013)
48. The Crazies (2010)
49. White Zombie* (1932)

October 24
50. Invasion of the Body Snatchers* (1956)

October 25
51. Final Destination (2000)
52. Final Destination 2 (2003)
53. Final Destination 3 (2005)
54. In Fear* (2013)
55. Constantine (2005)

October 26
56. The Walking Dead- S5 E1: No Sanctuary*, S5 E2: Strangers*

October 27
57. Tales from the Crypt S5- Ep 3: Forever Ambergris, Ep 4: Food for Thought, Ep 5: People Who Live in Brass Hearses, Ep 6: Two for the Show
58. The Stuff* (1985)
59. Nightmare on Elm Street 5 (1989)
60. Nightmare on Elm Street 6 (1991)
61. Event Horizon (1997)
62. The Sanitarium* (2013)

October 28
63. Deliver Us From Evil* (2014)

October 29

October 30

October 31
64. Willow Creek* (2013)
65. Wrong Turn 4* (2011)
66. Trick 'r Treat (2007)
67. The Walking Dead- S5 E3: Four Walls and a Roof*, Toy Story of Terror, It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
68. Grace* (2014)

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Corey31's Sixth Annual Horror Movie Challenge List

Movie Total: 2
TV Shows / Specials Total: 4
Total: 6

Movies

Saturday, October 25th
1. Zombieland (2009) - **** 1/2

Sunday, October 26th
2. The Conjuring (2013) * - ****


TV Shows / Specials


Monday, October 13th
1. The Walking Dead S5E1 - "No Sanctuary" *

Sunday, October 19th
2. The Walking Dead S5E2 - "Strangers" *

Sunday October 26th
3. The Walking Dead S5E3 - "Four Walls and a Roof" *

Friday, October 31st
4. It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966) - *****

* - First Time Viewing
Score out of 5 included at the end

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LIST COMPLETE

Goals
  • 50 entries (not completed)
  • complete subset films (completed) and theme nights (not completed)

Results:
46 entries
  • 37 movies
  • 9 TV (18-1 hr shows)
Year
  • 1940s: 1 (2%)
  • 1950s: 1 (2%)
  • 1960s: 1 (2%)
  • 1970s: 7 (15%)
  • 1980s: 14 (30%)
  • 1990s: 2 (4%)
  • 2000s: 6 (13%)
  • 2010s: 14 (30%)
Format
  • BRD: 6 (13%)
  • DVD: 1 (2%)
  • TV: 10 (22%)
  • Streaming: 29 (63%)
1st time viewing: 41 (89%)

Blu-ray
TV (including DVR, VOD)
Streaming
DVD

* first time viewing

Sep. 30
1. The Uninvited (1944)*

Oct. 1
2. Stalled (2013)*

Oct. 2
3. The Carrier (1988)*
4. Jaws (1975)

Oct. 3
5. A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)*

Oct. 4
6. Sleepy Hollow - The Kindred (2014)*
- Z Nation - Philly Feast (2014)*
7. Club Dread (2004)*

Oct. 5
8. Come Out and Play (2012)*

Oct. 6
9. The Comedy of Terrors (1963)*
10. A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (1989)*

Oct. 7
11. Phantom of the Paradise (1974)*

Oct. 8
12. The Howling (1981)*

Oct. 9
13. A Bucket of Blood (1959)*

Oct. 10
14. The Vampire Lovers (1970)*

Oct. 11
15. The Funhouse (1981)*
16. Z Nation - Full Metal Zombie (2014)*
- Sleepy Hollow - Root of All Evil (2014)*

Oct. 12
17. Buried Alive (1990)*
18. Mimic (1997)*

Oct. 13
19. Mimic 2 (2001)*
20. Mimic 3: Sentinel (2003)*

Oct. 14
21. Rabid (1977)*
22. Z Nation - Home Sweet Zombie (2014)*
- Sleepy Hollow - Go Where I Send Thee (2014)*
23. The Walking Dead - No Sanctuary (2014)*
- Haven - Much Ado About Mara (2014)*

Oct. 15
24. The Host (2006)*

Oct. 16
25. Intruder (1989)*

Oct. 17
26. The Brood (1979)*

Oct. 18
27. I Was a Teenage Zombie (1987)*

Oct. 19
28. Haven - The Old Switcheroo, Part 1 (2014)*
- Haven - The Old Switcheroo, Pat 2 (2014)*
29. Jack's Back (1988)
30. The Lords of Salem (2012)*

Oct. 20
31. Vampire in Venice (1988)*

Oct. 21

Oct. 22

Oct. 23
32. The Walking Dead - Strangers (2014)*
- Sleepy Hollow - The Weeping Lady (2014)*

Oct. 24
33. Christine (1983)
34. Bio-Zombie (1998)*
35. House on Haunted Hill (1959) - RiffTrax Live version

Oct. 25
36. The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)*

Oct. 26
37. Haven - Nowhere Man (2014)*
- The Walking Dead - Four Walls and a Roof (2014)*

Oct. 27

Oct. 28

Oct. 29
38. Sleepy Hollow - And the Abyss Gazes Back (2014)*
- Z Nation - Resurrection Z (2014)*
39. Oculus (2013)*
40. Rats: Night of Terror (1984)*

Oct. 30
41. The Uninvited (2009)*

Oct. 31
42. Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988)*
43. Here Comes the Devil (2012)*
44. Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)*
45. The House That Dripped Blood (1971)
46. Z Nation - Welcome to the Fu-Bar (2014)*
- Z Nation - Zunami (2014)*




Subset Films: completed
Spoiler:

-x- 09/30: (optional) The Uninvited (1944)
-x- 10/01: mightysparks - Stalled (2013)
-x- 10/02: The Man with the Golden Doujinshi - The Carrier (1988)
-x- 10/03: Darkgod - A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)
-x- 10/04: PCBreakdown - Club Dread (2004)
-x- 10/05: rbrown498 - Come Out and Play (2012)
-x- 10/06: ntnon - The Comedy of Terrors (1963)
-x- 10/07: Gobear - Phantom of the Paradise (1974)
-x- 10/08: ororama - The Howling (1981)
-x- 10/09: Trevor - A Bucket of Blood (1959)
-x- 10/10: clckworang - The Vampire Lovers (1970)
-x- 10/11: Chad - The Funhouse (1988)
-x- 10/12: indiephantom - Buried Alive (1990)
-x- 10/13: Mondo Kane - Mimic 3: Sentinel (2003)
-x- 10/14: Bladz - Rabid (1977)
-x- 10/15: tarfrimmer - The Host (2006)
-x- 10/16: therja - Intruder (1989)
-x- 10/17: DaveyJoe - The Brood (1979)
-x- 10/18: nezumi - I Was a Teenage Zombie (1987)
-x- 10/19: J. Farley - Jack's Back (1988)
-x- 10/20: SethDLH - Vampire in Venice (aka "Prince of Night") (1988)
-x- 10/21: Darth Maher - Christine (1983)
-x- 10/22: shellebelle - The Uninvited (2009)
-x- 10/23: cwileyy - The House On Haunted Hill (1959)
-x- 10/24: coyoteblue - Bio-Zombie (1998)
-x- 10/25: Dimension X - The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971) / Dr. Phibes Rises Again (1972)
-x- 10/26: arw6040 - Oculus (2013)
-x- 10/27: Undeadcow - The House That Dripped Blood (1971)
-x- 10/28: shadokitty - Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988)
-x- 10/29: SterlingBen - Rats: Night of Terror (1984)
-x- 10/30: Melmoth - Here Comes the Devil (2012)
-x- 10/31: jacob_b - Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)


Theme Nights:
Spoiler:

-x- 10/01: Better Crypts and Mortuaries - Bathrooms & Kitchens Edition - Stalled
-x- 10/02: Mosquito Bites & Outdoor Frights - Summer-Themed Horror Films - Jaws
-x- 10/03: Nightmares & Dreamscapes - Dreams, Hallucinations & Drug Trips - A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors
-x- 10/04: Hilariously Maniacal Acne-Ridden Mashup - Horror Comedies & Teen Screams - Club Dread
-x- 10/05: Gilligan's Island It Ain't; Isolation & Death Await - Deserted Island Horrors - Come Out and Play
-x- 10/06: Revenge of the Chronological Horror Years Faceoff! - 1964 (50th) Vs. 1989 (25th) - A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child
-x- 10/07: Soundtracks In the Key of Death - Horror Films w/ Original Songs - Phantom of the Paradise
-x- 10/08: Lascivious Lychanthrope Lunacy (Werewolves / Were-Creatures) On A Full Moon - The Howling
-x- 10/09: What's On The Menu? You, Of Course! Foodservice Industry Terrors - A Bucket of Blood
-x- 10/10: Innuendo, Demonic T&A, Some Prostitutes & A Dash of Not-So-Gentle Foreplay - Lesbians, Brothels & Sex Demons - The Vampire Lovers
-x- 10/11: Print Media is Dead...Alive...Kicking & Screaming - 35 Years of Fangoria Covers - The Funhouse
-x- 10/12: Die In Agony. Rest In Pieces. - Graveyard Horrors - Buried Alive
-x- 10/13: Embarrassment Level Exceeded; IMDB Entry Deleted - Before They Were Stars - Mimic 3: Sentinel
-x- 10/14: Vroom! Vroom! Decapitation, Mutilation, Death & Doom! Motorcycle Horrors - Rabid
-x- 10/15: Laden with MSG; Your Insides Will Bleed! The Asian Buffet of Tantalizing Terrors! - The Host
-x- 10/16: Slashing More Than Just Prices! - Retail Establishment Terrors - Intruder
-x- 10/17: Intertwined Deadly Domestic Dispute: Parental Units - Demented Dads & Bad Mothas - The Brood (1979)
-x- 10/18: Some Defunct, But the Terrors Continue To Run Amok - 1980's Video Companies - I Was a Teenage Zombie
-x- 10/19: It Slices! It Dices! It Circumcises! - Slashers / Giallos / Serial Killers - Jack's Back
-x- 10/20: Blood Sucking Freaks of the Apocalypse - Vampires & Apocalyptic Horror - Vampire in Venice
--- 10/21: Demise & Dispair By Land & By Air - Planes, Trains & Automobiles -
--- 10/22: Intertwined Deadly Domestic Dispute: Killer Offspring - Sibling Rivalry -
--- 10/23: Mario's Castle of Gimmicks & Gothic Gore
The 100th Birthday Celebration of Mario Bava & William Castle -
-x- 10/24: Mausoleum Mayhem; Gangrene Brainstem! - Zombies - Bio-Zombie
-x- 10/25: Mass Marathon of the Damned 5 - Drive-In Double Features: It's Alive! - The Abominable Dr. Phibes
--- 10/26: Ectoplasmic Delights; Strong Emotional Frights - Supernatural & Quiet / Soft -
--- 10/27: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies -
--- 10/28: Identities...Conceal! Depraved Homicidal Maniacs Always Kill! - Masked Killers -
--- 10/29: Monsterama. Monsterpalooza. Monsteritis. - Creature Features -
--- 10/30: Demented Devil's Night Debauchery - Demonic Possession / Satanic / Witchcraft -
-x- 10/31: All Hallows Eve Horrifically Hideous Hellfest - Halloween Related - Halloween III: Season of the Witch


Checklist:
Spoiler:

Select 10 actors:
-x- John Agar -or- Donald Pleasence - Buried Alive
--- Adrienne Barbeau -or- Carolyn Purdy-Gordon -
-x- Bruce Campbell -or- Bill Moseley - Intruder
--- Barbara Crampton -or- Phil Fondacaro -
--- Jamie Lee Curtis -or- Jill Schoelen -
-x- Peter Cushing -or- Christopher Lee - The Vampire Lovers
--- Larry Drake -or- Michael Ironside -
--- Lisa Langlois -or- Lynn Lowry -
--- Suzi Lorraine -or- Sara Paxton -
-x- Christopher George -or- Kevin McCarthy - The Howling
--- Jeff Goldblum -or- Christopher Walken -
--- Anthony Hopkins -or- Anthony Perkins -
-x- Boris Karloff -or- Bela Lugosi - The Comedy of Terrors
-x- Jordan Ladd -or- Tiffany Shepis - Club Dread
--- José Mojica Marins -or- Paul Naschy -
--- Malcolm McDowell -or- Julian Sands -
-x- Ray Milland -or- Vincent Price - The Uninvited; The Comedy of Terrors
-x- Andrew Prine -or- Robert Z'Dar -
--- Michael Ripper -or- Thorley Walters -
-x- John Saxon -or- Barbara Steele - A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors

Select 2 film composers:
--- John Frizzell -
--- Claudio Simonetti -
-x- Howard Shore - The Brood
--- Frank Skinner -

Select 5 directors:
--- Dario Argento -or- Lucio Fulci -
-x- Mario Bava -or- William Castle - House on Haunted Hill
--- Lamberto Bava -or- Umberto Lenzi -
--- Larry Cohen -or- Don Coscarelli -
-x- Roger Corman -or- David DeCoteau - A Bucket of Blood
--- Ruggero Deodato -or- Herschell Gordon Lewis -
--- Kiyoshi Kurosawa -or- Hideo Nakata -
--- Tom Holland -or- Steve Miner -
--- The Pang Brothers (Danny & Oxide) -or- Takashi Miike -
--- Ti West -or- Adam Wingard -

Select 2 make-up effects artists:
--- Roy Ashton -
-x- Greg Cannom - A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors
--- Robert Hall -
--- Dick Smith (R.I.P.) -

Select 2 producers:
-x- Jason Blum - The Lords of Salem
--- Herman Cohen -
--- Sam Katzman -
--- Guillermo del Toro -

Select 1 writer: (completed)
--- Robert Bloch -
-x- Charles B. Griffith - A Bucket of Blood
--- H.P. Lovecraft -

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
--- *3-D Film -
-x- Anthology Film - The House That Dripped Blood
--- Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List -
-x- Appears on Video Nasties List - The Funhouse
-x- Based on a Novel - Jaws
-x- Cannibalism - The Walking Dead (Four Walls in a Roof)
-x- Cinema Inspired By: Stephen King - Christine
-x- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax - House on Haunted Hill (RiffTrax)
-x- Comedy / Spoof - Stalled
-x- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film - The Uninvited
-x- Death by: Decapitation - Club Dread
--- Distributor / Studio: Something Weird Video (R.I.P. Mike Vraney) -
--- Documentary -
--- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space -
--- Found Footage -
--- Frankenstein -
--- From a Face Off Judge (Glenn Hetrick, Ve Neil, Neville Page or Patrick Tatopoulos) -
-x- Ghost / Haunting - The Uninvited
--- Giallo -
--- J-Horror -
-x- Killer / Evil Animal - Jaws
-x- Killer / Evil Child - Come Out and Play
--- Killer / Evil Doll -
--- Made-for-TV Movie -
-x- Monster / Creature Feature / Godzilla - The Host
--- Mummy -
-x- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror - Phantom of the Paradise
-x- Nation of Origin: Mexico - Come Out and Play
--- Nazi -
-x- Psychological - Oculus
--- Rape / Revenge -
-x- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - Intruder
-x- Takes Place on a Holiday - Stalled
-x- Takes Place on or Under the Sea - Jaws
-x- Three Installments in a Franchise - Mimic, Mimic 2, Mimic 3 Sentinel
-x- Vampire - The Vampire Lovers
-x- Werewolf - The Howling
-x- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - The Lords of Salem
--- With Commentary -
-x- With Two or More Horror Legends - The Comedy of Terrors
-x- Zombie - Stalled

Watch films in at least three formats:
-x- First format, Blu-ray, The Uninvited
-x- Second format, Streaming, Stalled
-x- Third format, TV, The Lords of Salem

Watch films in at least three languages: (completed)
-x- First language, Spanish, Here Comes the Devil
-x- Second language, Korean, The Host
-x- Third language, Cantonese, Bio-Zombie

Select 8 decades of film history: (completed)
--- 1890 -
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
--- 1920 -
--- 1930 -
-x- 1940 - The Uninvited
-x- 1950 - A Bucket of Blood
-x- 1960 - The Comedy of Terrors
-x- 1970 - Jaws
-x- 1980 - The Carrier
-x- 1990 - Buried Alive
-x- 2000 - Come Out and Play
-x- 2010 - Stalled

Select 4 ratings: (completed)
--- G -
-x- PG - Jaws
-x- PG-13 - The Uninvited
-x- R - The Carrier
-x- X / NC-17 - A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors
-x- Unrated - The Comedy of Terrors
--- M -
-x- GP - The Abominable Dr. Phibes


Attend a live event (convention, play, haunted house, ghost tour, etc.):
--- (insert event). OPTIONAL

Venture Into the Literary World:
--- Read a Horror Novel or Novella (insert title). OPTIONAL


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Re: The 10th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Threa

My goal is to just watch as many movies as I can and have fun.

*= first time viewing

9-30
1. Nightmare (Code Red Blu-Ray)- Such a great sleazy slasher, this was my third time watching it and I seem to enjoy it more each time.

10-1
2. Frightmare (Vestron VHS)- Not the Pete Walker film, but the Norman Thadeus Vane film about a Christopher Lee-esque star that dies and has his dead body taken from his tomb by young film students. After this the students are killed off one by one by the dead star. Pretty good film but nothing ground breaking, this was one of Jeffrey Combs' first movies (pre- Re-Animator).

10-2
3. Raw Force (Vinegar Syndrome Blu-Ray)- The new blu-ray transfer looked so good it was like watching it for the first time.

10-3
None

10-4
4. Dracula Sucks * (Vinegar Syndrome Dvd)

5. The Sacrament (Netflix Instant)

10-5
6. Hatchet II (Dark Sky Blu-Ray)

10-6
7. Zodiac * (Netflix Instant)

10-7
8. The First Power * (Scorpion Releasing Blu-Ray)

10-8
None

10-9
9. Cards of Death (Bleeding Skull VHS)

10. Fright Night (1985) (Netflix Instant)

11. Birth of the Living Dead * (Netflix Instant)

10-10
None

10-11
12. The Horror Show * (Netflix Instant)

10-12
13. The Walking Dead "A"(1/2 entry)

The Walking Dead "No Sanctuary" *(1/2 entry)
(TV)

10-13
14. Horns (2013) * (Amazon Instant)

10-14
15. Holliston "Weekend of Horrors" (1/4 entry)

Holliston "Laura's Little Twitter" (1/4 entry leftover from 10-7) (Image Blu-Ray)

Talking Dead "No Sanctuary" * (1/2 entry leftover from 10-12) (TV)


16. Evils of the Night * (Gorgon Dvd)

10-15
See # 20 on 10-19

10-16
17. The Nostril Picker * (Massacre Video Dvd)

10-17
18. The Cemetery (2013) * (Massacre Video Blu-Ray)

19. The Blob (1988) (Twilight Time Blu-Ray)

10-18
None

10-19
20. Holliston "Suicidal Tendencies" (1/4 entry leftover from 10-15)

Holliston "Halloween Girl" (1/4 entry leftover from 10-15) (Image Blu-Ray)

The Walking Dead "Strangers" *(1/2 entry)
(TV)

10-20
21. House of 1000 Corpses (Lion's Gate Dvd)

10-21
22. The Soultangler * (Bleeding Skull VHS)

10-22
23. Halloween II (1981) (Universal Blu-Ray)

10-23
None

10-24
24. Open Season * (Vhs Is Dead VHS) Wild Card #1

25. The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014) * (Amazon Instant)

26. Friday the 13th (1980) (Paramount Blu-Ray)

10-25
27. The House on Straw Hill (Severin Blu-Ray)

28. A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) (New Line Blu-Ray)

29. Halloween III (Scream Factory Blu-Ray)

10-26
30. Fury * (Theater)

31. The Simpsons "Treehouse of Horror XIV" (1/4 entry) (TV)
Talking Dead "Strangers" * (1/2 entry leftover from 10-19) (TV)
The Simpsons "Treehouse of Horror XXV" (leftover from 10-20) * (TV)

32. The Walking Dead "Four Walls and A Roof" * (1/2 entry) (TV)
Talking Dead "Four Walls and A Roof" * (1/2 entry) (TV)

10-27
33. The Simpsons "Treehouse of Horror XV" (1/4 entry) (TV)
The Simpsons "Treehouse of Horror I" (1/4 entry) (TV)
The Simpsons "Treehouse of Horror II" (1/4 entry) (TV)
The Simpsons "Treehouse of Horror III" (1/4 entry) (TV)

South Park "Ungroundable" (1/4 entry)
South Park "Goth Kids 3 Dawn of the Posers" (1/4 entry)


10-28
34. Nightbreed The Director's Cut * (Scream Factory Blu-Ray)
35. Werewolf Woman (Raro Blu-Ray)

10-29
36. Squirm (Scream Factory Blu-Ray)

37. South Park "Ungroundable" (1/4 entry) (TV)
South Park "Goth Kids 3 Dawn of the Posers" (1/4 entry) (TV)
South Park "Night of the Living Homeless" (1/4 entry) (TV)
South Park "A Nightmare on FaceTime" (1/4 entry) (TV)

38. South Park "Full Metal Bush" (TV) Wild Card #2

10-30
39. The Evil Dead (1981) (Anchor Bay Dvd)

10-31
40. Halloween (1978) (Anchor Bay Dvd)
41. The Fog (1980) (MGM Dvd)
42. The Thing (1982) (Universal Dvd)

11 first time views (not including Fury since it's not horror or tv shows)

Best FTVs-Evils of the Night is tied for the best first time view of my marathon and is sure to be a film that will get many repeated viewings. Nightbreed the Director's Cut is the other tie for best first time view and was incredible I can't believe this cut wasn't the original theatrical cut. What can I say I like campy and serious so I couldn't decide on which I liked best. Zodiac was amazing but since it isn't straight up horror I didn't nominate it as the best (I only have used 2 wild cards so if this doesn't count as horror just consider this my last wild card). The Nostril Picker was also great, really sleazy and fun. The Soultangler was another fun film, although I wish it had focused more on the mad doctor it is still definitely worth picking up. Horns wasn't perfect but it was pretty original and I really dug it, so far Alexandre Aja has never disappointed me. I really enjoyed Birth of the Living Dead and would really like to see the documentary on Dawn of the Dead now. The First Power was a great example of the saying "they don't make them like they used to" especially with that awesome 10 story building jump stunt, and is a great turn your burn off and enjoy kind of movie.

Worst FTV-The Town That Dreaded Sundown remake not only takes the cake as the worst movie of my marathon, it takes the cake as the worst movie I've seen all year and the worst horror movie I've seen in a long time.

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Oct. 1st

1. Nightbreed (1990) Blu-ray
2. Nightbreed: Director's Cut (2014)* Blu-ray

Oct. 2nd

3. Ernest Scared Stupid (1991) Blu-ray

Oct. 3rd

4. Hocus Pocus (1993) Blu-ray

Oct. 4th

5. I Married A Witch (1942)* Blu-ray
6. Death Spa (1989)* Blu-ray

Oct. 5th

7. Squirm (1976)* Blu-ray
8. The Haunting (1999) Streaming

Oct. 6th

9. 1408: Director's Cut (2007) Blu-ray

Oct. 7th

10. Ghostbusters (1984) Blu-ray

Oct. 8th

11. The Fly (1958)* Streaming
12. Return of the Fly (1959)* DVD

Oct. 10th

13. The Tingler (1959)* DVD
14. Graduation Day (1981)* Blu-ray

Oct. 12th

15. Fright Night (1985) Blu-ray

Oct. 13th

16. American Psycho (2000) Blu-ray

Oct. 15th

17. Dolls (1987) Blu-ray

Oct. 16th

18. 976-Evil (1988)* Streaming
19. The Blob (1988) Blu-ray

Oct. 18th

20. Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)* Blu-ray

Oct. 19th

21. The Exorcist III (1990)* Blu-ray
22. Scream (1996) Blu-ray

Oct. 20th

23. Vampires (1998) Streaming

Oct. 21st

24. The Doctor and the Devils (1985) Blu-ray
25. Critters (1986) Streaming

Oct. 22nd

26. The Squad (2011)* Blu-ray

Oct. 23rd

27. Frankenstein (1931) Theatrical

Oct. 24th

28. The Nightmare Before Christmas 4D (1993) Theatrical

Oct. 26th

29. Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings (1993) Blu-ray
30. In the Mouth of Madness (1994) Blu-ray

Oct. 27th

31. Casper (1995) Blu-ray
32. The Midnight Hour (1985)* Streaming

Oct. 28th

33. The Gate (1987) Streaming
34. The Gate II: Trespassers (1990) Streaming

Oct. 30th

35. Mikey (1992) Streaming
36. Hellraiser (1987) Blu-ray

Oct. 31st

36 1/2. Disney's Halloween Treat (1982) VHS
37. Toy Story of Terror (2013) Blu-ray
38. Nosferatu (1922)* Streaming
39. Trick 'r Treat (2008) Blu-ray
40. Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982) Blu-ray

* denotes first-time viewing

The Checklist:

Spoiler:

Select 10 actors:
--- John Agar -or- Donald Pleasence -
-X- Adrienne Barbeau -or- Carolyn Purdy-Gordon - Dolls
-X- Bruce Campbell -or- Bill Moseley - The Blob (1988)
--- Barbara Crampton -or- Phil Fondacaro -
--- Jamie Lee Curtis -or- Jill Schoelen -
--- Peter Cushing -or- Christopher Lee -
--- Larry Drake -or- Michael Ironside -
--- Lisa Langlois -or- Lynn Lowry -
--- Suzi Lorraine -or- Sara Paxton -
-X- Christopher George -or- Kevin McCarthy - Graduation Day
--- Jeff Goldblum -or- Christopher Walken -
--- Anthony Hopkins -or- Anthony Perkins -
--- Boris Karloff -or- Bela Lugosi -
--- Jordan Ladd -or- Tiffany Shepis -
--- José Mojica Marins -or- Paul Naschy -
--- Malcolm McDowell -or- Julian Sands -
-X- Ray Milland -or- Vincent Price - The Fly
--- Andrew Prine -or- Robert Z'Dar -
--- Michael Ripper -or- Thorley Walters -
--- John Saxon -or- Barbara Steele -

Select 2 film composers:
--- John Frizzell -
--- Claudio Simonetti -
--- Howard Shore -
--- Frank Skinner -

Select 5 directors:
--- Dario Argento -or- Lucio Fulci -
-X- Mario Bava -or- William Castle - The Tingler
--- Lamberto Bava -or- Umberto Lenzi -
--- Larry Cohen -or- Don Coscarelli -
--- Roger Corman -or- David DeCoteau -
--- Ruggero Deodato -or- Herschell Gordon Lewis -
--- Kiyoshi Kurosawa -or- Hideo Nakata -
-X- Tom Holland -or- Steve Miner - Fright Night
--- The Pang Brothers (Danny & Oxide) -or- Takashi Miike -
--- Ti West -or- Adam Wingard -

Select 2 make-up effects artists:
--- Roy Ashton -
-X- Greg Cannom - The Exorcist III
--- Robert Hall -
-X- Dick Smith (R.I.P.) - Exorcist II: The Heretic

Select 2 producers:
--- Jason Blum -
--- Herman Cohen -
--- Sam Katzman -
--- Guillermo del Toro -

Select 1 writer:
--- Robert Bloch -
--- Charles B. Griffith -
--- H.P. Lovecraft -

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
-X- 3-D Film - The Nightmare Before Christmas
-X- Anthology Film - Trick 'r Treat
--- Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List -
--- Appears on Video Nasties List -
-X- Based on a Novel - American Psycho
--- Cannibalism -
-X- Cinema Inspired By: Stephen King - 1408: Director's Cut
--- Cinematic Titanic/Horror Host/MST3K/RiffTrax -
-X- Comedy/Spoof - Ernest Scared Stupid
--- Criterion/Masters of Cinema Version Film -
--- Death by: Decapitation -
--- Distributor/Studio: Something Weird Video (R.I.P. Mike Vraney) -
--- Documentary -
--- Extraterrestrial/Takes Place in Space -
--- Found Footage -
-X- Frankenstein - Frankenstein (1931)
--- From a Face Off Judge (Glenn Hetrick, Ve Neil, Neville Page or Patrick Tatopoulos) -
-X- Ghost/Haunting - The Haunting
--- Giallo -
--- J-Horror -
-X- Killer/Evil Animal - Squirm
-X- Killer/Evil Child - Mikey
--- Killer/Evil Doll -
-X- Made-for-TV Movie - The Midnight Hour
-X- Monster/Creature Feature/Godzilla - Critters
--- Mummy -
--- Musical/Rock ‘n Roll Horror -
--- Nation of Origin: Mexico -
--- Nazi -
-X- Psychological - In the Mouth of Madness
-X- Rape/Revenge - Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings
-X- Slasher/Psycho/Homicidal Maniac - The Doctor and the Devils
-X- Takes Place on a Holiday - Halloween III: Season of the Witch (Halloween)
--- Takes Place on or Under the Sea -
--- Three Installments in a Franchise -
-X- Vampire - Vampires
--- Werewolf -
-X- Witchcraft/Satanic/Religious - I Married A Witch
--- With Commentary -
--- With Two or More Horror Legends -
--- Zombie -

Watch films in at least three formats:
-X- First format, (Blu-ray), (Nightbreed).
-X- Second format, (Streaming), (The Gate).
--- Third format, (insert format), (insert title).

Watch films in at least three languages:
-X- First language, (English), (Hocus Pocus).
-X- Second language, (Spanish), (The Squad).
--- Third language, (insert language), (insert title).

Select 8 decades of film history:
--- 1890 -
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
-X- 1920 - Nosferatu (1922)
--- 1930 -
--- 1940 -
-X- 1950 - Return of the Fly (1959)
--- 1960 -
--- 1970 -
-X- 1980 - Death Spa (1989)
-X- 1990 - Scream (1996)
--- 2000 -
--- 2010 -

Select 4 ratings:
--- G -
-X- PG - Ghostbusters
--- PG-13 -
-X- R - 976-Evil
--- X/NC-17 -
-X- Unrated - Nightbreed: Director's Cut
--- M -
--- GP -


Attend a live event (convention, play, haunted house, ghost tour, etc.):
-X- Queen Mary's Dark Harbor

Venture Into the Literary World:
--- Read a Horror Novel or Novella (insert title)

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SEPTEMBER 30TH (DUSK)
Avant-garde & Surreal Minus the Mainstream Appeal - Criterion Crossover
1. The Blob (1958) NR / 86 minutes
2. Rosemary's Baby (1968) R / 136 minutes

OCTOBER 1ST
Better Crypts and Mortuaries - Bathrooms & Kitchens Edition
3. Dreamcatcher (2003) R / 136 minutes
4. Slither (2006) R / 95 minutes

OCTOBER 2ND
Mosquito Bites & Outdoor Frights - Summer-Themed Horror Films
5. The Final Terror (1983) R / 82 minutes
6. The Burning (1981) R / 91 minutes


OCTOBER 3RD
Nightmares & Dreamscapes - Dreams, Hallucinations & Drug Trips
7. Vertigo (1958) PG / 128 minutes (WILD CARD # 1)
8. Firestarter (1984) R / 114 minutes
9. The Shining (1980) R / 144 minutes


OCTOBER 4TH
Hilariously Maniacal Acne-Ridden Mashup - Horror Comedies & Teen Screams
10. Leprechaun (1993) R / 92 minutes
11. Leprechaun 2 (1994) R / 85 minutes
12. Leprechaun 3 (1995) R / 90 minutes
13. Leprechaun 4: In Space (1996) R / 95 minutes
14. Leprechaun In The Hood (2000) R / 90 minutes
15. Leprechaun: Back 2 Tha Hood (2003) R / 87 minutes


OCTOBER 5TH
16. Leprechaun: Origins (2014) R / 90 minutes
Gilligan's Island It Ain't; Isolation & Death Await - Deserted Island Horrors
17. The Birds (1963) PG-13 / 119 minutes
18. The Wicker Man (1973) R / 88 minutes
19. American Gothic (1988) R / 90 minutes


OCTOBER 6TH
Revenge of the Chronological Horror Years Faceoff! - 1964 Vs. 1989
20. The Last Man On Earth (1964) NR / 86 minutes
21. Shocker (1989) R / 109 minutes

OCTOBER 7TH
Soundtracks In the Key of Death - Horror Films w/ Original Songs
22. Prom Night (1980) R / 92 minutes
23. Graduation Day (1981) R / 96 minutes

OCTOBER 8TH
Lascivious Lychanthrope Lunacy (Werewolves / Were-Creatures) On A Full Moon
24. An American Werewolf In London (1981) R / 97 minutes
25. An American Werewolf In Paris (1997) R / 105 minutes


OCTOBER 9TH
Location-Based Retail Hellhole Death Duel: Part 1 - Foodservice Industry Terrors
Takes Place In Restaurants, Bars & Pubs. What's On The Menu? You, Of Course!

26. Near Dark (1987) R /94 minutes
27. Shaun of the Dead (2004) R / 99 minutes


OCTOBER 10TH
Innuendo, Demonic T&A, Some Prostitutes & A Dash of Not-So-Gentle Foreplay
Lesbians, Brothels & Sex Demons (An Erotic / Sexy Horror Films Spinoff)

28. The Haunting (1963) G / 112 minutes
29. Torso (1973) R / 89 minutes


OCTOBER 11TH
Print Media is Dead...Alive...Kicking & Screaming - 35 Years of Fangoria Covers
30. The People Under The Stairs (1991) R / 102 minutes
31. Pumpkinhead (1988) R /86 minutes
32. Funhouse (1981) R / 96 minutes


OCTOBER 12TH
Die In Agony. Rest In Pieces. - Graveyard Horrors - Takes Place In a Cemetery, Morgue, Mortuary, Catacombs or a Funeral Home.
33. Phantasm (1979) R / 88 minutes
34. Return Of The Living Dead (1985) R / 91 minutes
35. Pet Semetary (1989) R / 103 minutes
36. Pet Semetary II (1992) R / 100 minutes
37. Nightwatch (1997) R / 101 minutes


OCTOBER 13TH
Embarrassment Level Exceeded; IMDB Entry Deleted - Before They Were Stars
38. The Exorcism Of Emily Rose (2005) R /119 minutes
39. Feast (2005) R /95 minutes


OCTOBER 14TH
Vroom! Vroom! Decapitation, Mutilation, Death & Doom! Motorcycle Horrors
40. World War Z (2013) PG-13 / 116 minutes
41. Demons (1985) NR / 88 minutes


OCTOBER 15TH
Laden with MSG; Your Insides Will Bleed! The Asian Buffet of Tantalizing Terrors!
42. Hausu (1977) NR / 88 minutes
43. Audition (1999) R / 115 minutes


OCTOBER 16TH
Location-Based Retail Hellhole Death Duel: Part 2 - Retail Establishment Terrors -Takes Place In Markets, Shopping Malls & Gas Stations.
44. Chopping Mall (1986) R / 77 minutes
45. Maximum Overdrive (1986) R / 97 minutes
46. The Mist (2007) R / 126 minutes - black & white version


OCTOBER 17TH
Intertwined Deadly Domestic Dispute: Parental Units - Demented Dads & Bad Mothas
47. The Stepfather (1987) R / 89 minutes
48. Nightmare (1981) NR / 97 minutes
49. The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) R / 83 minutes


OCTOBER 18TH
Some Defunct, But the Terrors Continue To Run Amok - 1980's Video Companies - VideoTron 2000 Says Support International Independent Video Store Day!
50. Flowers In The Attic (1987) PG-13 / 93 minutes (WILD CARD # 2)
51. The Boogens (1981) R / 95 minutes
52. Just Before Dawn (1981) R / 90 minutes
53. Hollywood Chainsaw Hookers (1988) R / 75 minutes
54. Pieces (1982) NR / 85 minutes


OCTOBER 19TH
It Slices! It Dices! It Circumcises! - Slashers / Giallos / Serial Killers
55. The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976) R / 86 minutes
56. Happy Birthday To Me (1981) R / 111 minutes
57. Slaughter High (1986) R / 90 minutes
58. The House On Sorority Row (1983) R / 91 minutes
59. The Slumber Party Massacre (1982) R / 77 minutes


OCTOBER 20TH
Blood Sucking Freaks of the Apocalypse - Vampires & Apocalyptic Horror
60. Dracula (1979) R / 109 minutes
61. 30 Days Of Night (2007) R / 113 minutes
62. Fright Night (2011) R / 106 minutes


OCTOBER 21ST
Demise & Dispair By Land & By Air - Planes, Trains, & Automobiles
63. Terror Train (1980) R / 97 minutes
64. Snakes On A Plane (2006) R / 105 minutes
65. The Hitcher (1986) R / 97 minutes


OCTOBER 22ND
66. The Purge: Anarchy (2014) R / 103 minutes
Intertwined Deadly Domestic Dispute: Killer Offspring - Sibling Rivalry
67. Scanners (1981) R / 103 minutes
68. Black Christmas (2006) R / 84 minutes


OCTOBER 23RD
Mario's Castle of Gimmicks & Gothic Gore
The 100th Birthday Celebration of Mario Bava & William Castle

69. Black Sunday (1960) NR / 87 minutes
70. House On Haunted Hill (1959) NR / 75 minutes


OCTOBER 24TH
Mausoleum Mayhem; Gangrene Brainstem! - Zombies
71. V/H/S 2 (2013) R / 96 minutes
72. Night Of The Living Dead (1968) NR / 96 minutes
73. Dawn Of The Dead (1978) R / 127 minutes
74. Day Of The Dead (1985) NR / 96 minutes


OCTOBER 25TH
Mass Marathon of the Damned 5 - It's Alive!
75. Mama (2013) R / 100 minutes
76. Carrie (2013) R / 100 minutes
77. Evil Dead (2013) R / 91 minutes
78. Lords Of Salem (2012) R / 101 minutes
79. Mortuary (1983) R / 91 minutes
80. Darkness Falls (2003) PG-13 / 86 minutes


OCTOBER 26TH
Ectoplasmic Delights; Strong Emotional Frights - Supernatural & Quiet/Soft
81. Insidious (2010) PG-13 / 103 minutes
82. Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013) PG-13 / 106 minutes
83. The Conjuring (2013) R / 112 minutes
84. The Woman In Black (2012) PG-13 / 95 minutes


OCTOBER 27TH
85. Deliver Us From Evil (2014) R / 118 minutes
Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies
86. Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983) PG / 101 minutes
87. Trick 'r Treat (2007) R / 82 minutes


OCTOBER 28TH
88. The Sacrament (2013) R / 95 minutes
Identities...Conceal! Depraved Homicidal Maniacs Always Kill! - Masked Killers
89. You're Next (2011) R / 95 minutes
90. The Purge (2013) R / 85 minutes


OCTOBER 29TH
Monsterama. Monsterpalooza. Monsteritis. - Creature Features
91. Arachnophobia (1990) PG-13 / 103 minutes
92. The Relic (1997) R / 110 minutes
93. The Blob (1988) R / 95 minutes


OCTOBER 30TH
Demented Devil's Night Debauchery - Demonic Possession / Satanic / Witchcraft
94. The Exorcist (1973) R / 122 minutes
95. Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977) R / 118 minutes
96. The Exorcist III (1990) R / 110 minutes
97. Dominion: Prequel To The Exorcist (2005) R / 117 minutes


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2007 List, 2008 List, 2009 List, 2010 List, 2011 List, 2012 List, 2013 List

10/1
TV-.5. Hannibal: Season 1, Episode 1: Apéritif (1/2 entry)
TV-1. Hannibal: Season 1, Episode 2: Amuse-Bouche (1/2 entry)

10/2
2. The Thing (2011)

10/3
3. The Thing (1982)

10/4
4. Gone Girl
TV-4.5. American Horror Story Asylum: Episode 1, Welcome to Briarcliff (1/2 entry)
TV-5. American Horror Story Asylum: Episode 2, Tricks and Treats (1/2 entry)

10/5
6. Freaks
TV-6.5. Hannibal: Season 1, Episode 3: Potage (1/2 entry)
TV-7. Hannibal: Season 1, Episode 4: Œuf (1/2 entry)

10/8
TV-7.75. American Horror Story Freak Show: Episode 1, Monsters Among Us (3/4 entry)

10/10
8.75. Beetlejuice

10/11
TV-9. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 1, Episode 1: The Tale of the Phantom Cab (1/4 entry)
TV-9.25. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 1, Episode 2: The Tale of Laughing in the Dark (1/4 entry)
TV-9.5. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 1, Episode 3: The Tale of the Lonely Ghost (1/4 entry)
TV-9.75. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 1, Episode 4: The Tale of the Twisted Claw (1/4 entry)
TV-10. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 1, Episode 5: The Tale of the Hungry Hounds (1/4 entry)
TV-10.25. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 1, Episode 6: The Tale of the Super Specs (1/4 entry)
TV-10.5. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 1, Episode 7: The Tale of the Captured Souls (1/4 entry)
TV-10.75. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 1, Episode 8: The Tale of the Nightly Neighbors (1/4 entry)
TV-11. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 1, Episode 9: The Tale of the Sorcerer's Apprentice (1/4 entry)
TV-11.25. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 1, Episode 10: The Tale of Jake and the Leprechaun (1/4 entry)
TV-11.5. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 1, Episode 11: The Tale of the Dark Music (1/4 entry)
TV-11.75. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 1, Episode 12: The Tale of the Prom Queen (1/4 entry)
TV-12. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 1, Episode 13: The Tale of the Pinball Wizard (1/4 entry)

10/12
TV-12.25. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 2, Episode 4: The Tale of the Thirteenth Floor (1/4 entry)
TV-12.5. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 2, Episode 5: The Tale of the Dream Machine (1/4 entry)
TV-12.75. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 2, Episode 6: The Tale of the Dark Dragon (1/4 entry)
TV-13. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 2, Episode 7: The Tale of the Frozen Ghost (1/4 entry)

10/13
TV-13.25. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 2, Episode 1: The Tale of the Final Wish (1/4 entry)
TV-13.5. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 2, Episode 2: The Tale of the Midnight Madness (1/4 entry)
TV-13.75. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 2, Episode 3: The Tale of Locker 22 (1/4 entry)
TV-14. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 2, Episode 8: The Tale of the Whispering Walls (1/4 entry)
TV-14.25. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 2, Episode 9: The Tale of the Full Moon (1/4 entry)
TV-14.5. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 2, Episode 10: The Tale of the Shiny Red Bicycle (1/4 entry)
TV-14.75. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 2, Episode 11: The Tale of the Magician's Assistant (1/4 entry)

10/14
TV-15. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 2, Episode 12: The Tale of the Hatching (1/4 entry)
TV-15.25. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 2, Episode 13: The Tale of Old Man Corcoran (1/4 entry)
TV-15.5. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 3, Episode 1: The Tale of the Midnight Ride (1/4 entry)
TV-15.75. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 3, Episode 2: The Tale of Apartment 214 (1/4 entry)

10/15
TV-16.25. Hannibal: Season 1, Episode 5: Coquilles (1/2 entry)
TV-16.75. Hannibal: Season 1, Episode 6: Entrée (1/2 entry)

10/16
17.75. The Mist

10/17
18.75.Zodiac
TV-19.5. American Horror Story Freak Show: Episode 2, Massacres and Matinees (3/4 entry)

10/18
TV-20. Hannibal: Season 1, Episode 7: Sorbet (1/2 entry)
21. Alien
22. Aliens

10/19
23. Alien³

10/20
TV-23.25. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 3, Episode 3: The Tale of Watcher's Woods (1/4 entry)
TV-23.5. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 3, Episode 4: The Tale of the Phone Police (1/4 entry)
TV-23.75. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 3, Episode 5:The Tale of the Dollmaker (1/4 entry)
TV-24. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 3, Episode 6: The Tale of the Bookish Babysitter (1/4 entry)
TV-24.25. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 3, Episode 7: The Tale of the Carved Stone (1/4 entry)
TV-24.5. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 3, Episode 8: The Tale of the Guardian's Curse (1/4 entry)

10/21
TV-24.75. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 3, Episode 9: The Tale of the Guardian's Curse (1/4 entry)
TV-25. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 3, Episode 10: The Tale of the Dream Girl (1/4 entry)
TV-25.25. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 3, Episode 11: The Tale of the Quicksilver (1/4 entry)

10/23
26.25. Friday the 13th
TV-26.5. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 3, Episode 12: The Tale of the Crimson Clown (1/4 entry)
TV-26.75. Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 3, Episode 13: The Tale of the Dangerous Soup (1/4 entry)
27.75. Friday the 13th Part 2
TV-28.5 American Horror Story Freak Show: Episode 3, Edward Mordrake (Part 1) (3/4 entry)

10/26
TV-29. Hannibal: Season 1, Episode 8: Fromage (1/2 entry)
TV-29.5. Hannibal: Season 1, Episode 9: Trou Normand (1/2 entry)
TV-30. Hannibal: Season 1, Episode 10: Buffet Froid (1/2 entry)

10/28
31. Friday the 13th Part 3
32. From Beyond

10/29
TV-32.5. Hannibal: Season 1, Episode 11: Rôti (1/2 entry)
TV-33. Hannibal: Season 1, Episode 12: Relevés (1/2 entry)

10/30
34. Nightbreed: The Director's Cut
TV-34.5. Hannibal: Season 1, Episode 13: Savoureux (1/2 entry)
TV-35. Hannibal: Season 2, Episode 1: Kaiseki (1/2 entry)
TV-35.5. American Horror Story Freak Show: Episode 4, Edward Mordrake (Part 2) (1/2 entry)

10/31
36.5. Dawn of the Dead
37.5. Night of the Living Dead (1990)
38. It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (Wild Card)
39. The Nightmare Before Christmas
40. Halloween

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2013: 101
2012: 101
2011: 52
2010: 100
2009: 80
2008: 64
2007: 62
2006: 39


DVD
Blu Ray
Streamed
Theater
* First Time Viewing

Oct 1
1. Prince of Darkness (1987)
2. Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II (1987)
3. Ginger Snaps* (2000)

Oct 2
4. Student Bodies* (1981)
5. The Monster Squad (1987)
6. Tucker and Dale Vs Evil* (2010)

Oct 3
7. The New York Ripper* (1982)
8. A Lizard in a Woman's Skin* (1971)
9. Gone Girl* (Wild Card#1) (2014)

Oct 4
10. Opera (1987)
11. The Stendhal Syndrome* (1996)
12. All the Boys Love Mandy Lane* (2006)

Oct 5
13. You're Next* (2011)
14. The Prophecy* (1995)
15. Supernatural Season 9: "Bad Boys"/"Rock and a Hard Place" (2013)

Oct 6
16. The Toxic Avenger (1984)
17. The Toxic Avenger Part II* (1989)
18. The Toxic Avenger Part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie* (1989)
19. Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV* (2000)

Oct 7
20. Halloween (1978)
21. Halloween II (1981)
22. Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)
23. Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988)

Oct 8
24. Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers (1989)
25. Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)
26. Halloween: H20 (1998)
27. Halloween: Resurrection (2002)

Oct 9
28. Halloween (2007)
29. Halloween II* (2009)
30. Addams Family Values (1993)
31. Man Made Monster* (1941)
32. Alice Sweet Alice* (1976)

Oct 10
33. Phantom of the Paradise* (1974)
34. Stage Fright (2014)
35. StageFright* (1987)
36. The Walking Dead Season 4: "30 Days Without an Accident"/"Infected" (2013)
37. The Walking Dead Season 4: "Isolation"/"Indifference" (2013)

Oct 11
38. Puppet Master* (1989)
39. Puppet Master II* (1990)
40. Puppet Master III: Toulon's Revenge* (1991)
41. Nurse 3D* (2013)

Oct 13
42. Night of the Demons (1988)
43. Night of the Demons 2 (1994)
44. Night of the Demons 3* (1997)
45. Night of the Demons (2009)

Oct 14
46. The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)
47. The Revenge of Frankenstein* (1958)
48. Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed* (1969)

Oct 15
49. Maniac Cop 2* (1990)
50. C.H.U.D. II - Bud the Chud* (1989)
51. [REC] 3: Genesis* (2013)
52. Devil's Due* (2014)

Oct 16
53. Jeepers Creepers (2001)
54. Jeepers Creepers 2 (2003)
55. Don't be Afriad of the Dark (2010)
56. Stoker* (2013)

Oct 17
57. Detention* (2011)
58. Edge of Tomorrow (Wild Card#2) (2014)
59. Supernatural Season 9: "Holy Terror"/"Road Trip" (2013)

Oct 18
60. A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)
61. A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988)
62. Insidious (2010)
63. Insidious: Chapter 2* (2013)

Oct 19
64. The Hitcher (1986)
65. The Hitcher (2007)
66. Let's Scare Jessica to Death* (1971)

Oct 20
67. The Walking Dead Season 4: "Internment"/"Live Bait" (2013)
68. The Walking Dead Season 4: "Dead Weight"/"Too Far Gone" (2013)
69. The Walking Dead Season 4: "After"/"Inmates" (2014)
70. eXistenZ* (1999)

Oct 21
71. From Beyond (1986)
72. Mirrors (2008)
73. High Tension (2003)

Oct 22
74. Hellraiser (1987)
75. Frailty (2001)
76. Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever* (2009)

Oct 23
77. The Hole* (2009)
78. Don't Look Now* (1973)
79. The Blob (1988)

Oct 24
80. The Shining (1980)
81. American Mary* (2012)
82. Dead Before Dawn* (2012)

Oct 25
83. The Town that Dreaded Sundown* (1976)
84. The Evictors* (1979)
85. Black Sabbath* (1963)
86. The Loved Ones* (2009)

Oct 26
87. Tremors (1990)
88. Let Sleeping Corpses Lie (1974)
89. The Stuff* (1985)

Oct 27
90. Silent Hill (2006)
91. Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives(w/ commentary) (1986)
92. Class of Nuk'em High* (1986)

Oct 28
93. Silent House* (2011)
94. Night of the Living Dead (1990)
95. Daybreakers (2009)

Oct 29
96. Ghost Busters (1984)
97. American Psycho (2005)
98. Mimic (1997)

Oct 30
99. World War Z* (2013)
100. The Entity* (1982)
101. Event Horizon (1997)

Oct 31
102. Re-Animator (1985)
103. Evil Dead II (1987)
104. Nightbreed (1990)
105. Trick 'r Treat (2007)

The Checklist
Spoiler:
Select 10 actors: Completed
-X- John Agar -or- Donald Pleasence - Prince of Darkness (1987)
--- Adrienne Barbeau -or- Carolyn Purdy-Gordon -
-X- Bruce Campbell -or- Bill Moseley - Maniac Cop 2* (1990)
-X- Barbara Crampton -or- Phil Fondacaro - Puppetmaster* (1989)
-X- Jamie Lee Curtis -or- Jill Schoelen - Halloween (1978)
-X- Peter Cushing -or- Christopher Lee - The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)
-X- Larry Drake -or- Michael Ironside - Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II (1987)
--- Lisa Langlois -or- Lynn Lowry -
--- Suzi Lorraine -or- Sara Paxton -
--- Christopher George -or- Kevin McCarthy -
-X- Jeff Goldblum -or- Christopher Walken - The Prophecy* (1995)
--- Anthony Hopkins -or- Anthony Perkins -
--- Boris Karloff -or- Bela Lugosi -
-X- Jordan Ladd -or- Tiffany Shepis - Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV (2000)
--- José Mojica Marins -or- Paul Naschy -
-X- Malcolm McDowell -or- Julian Sands - Halloween (2007)
--- Ray Milland -or- Vincent Price -
-X- Andrew Prine -or- Robert Z'Dar - Maniac Cop 2* (1990)
--- Michael Ripper -or- Thorley Walters -
--- John Saxon -or- Barbara Steele -

Select 2 film composers: Completed
--- John Frizzell -
-X- Claudio Simonetti - Opera (1987)
-X- Howard Shore - eXistenZ (1999)
--- Frank Skinner -

Select 5 directors: Completed
-X- Dario Argento -or- Lucio Fulci - The New York Ripper* (1982)
-X- Mario Bava -or- William Castle - Black Sabbath* (1963)
--- Lamberto Bava -or- Umberto Lenzi -
-X- Larry Cohen -or- Don Coscarelli - The Stuff* (1985)
--- Roger Corman -or- David DeCoteau -
--- Ruggero Deodato -or- Herschell Gordon Lewis -
--- Kiyoshi Kurosawa -or- Hideo Nakata -
-X- Tom Holland -or- Steve Miner - Halloween: H20 (1998)
--- The Pang Brothers (Danny & Oxide) -or- Takashi Miike -
-X- Ti West -or- Adam Wingard - Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever (2009)

Select 2 make-up effects artists: Completed
-X- Roy Ashton - The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)
-X- Greg Cannom - A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)
--- Robert Hall -
--- Dick Smith (R.I.P.) -

Select 2 producers: Completed
-X- Jason Blum - Insidious (2010)
--- Herman Cohen -
--- Sam Katzman -
-X- Guillermo del Toro - Don't be Afraid of the Dark (2010)

Select 1 writer: Completed
--- Robert Bloch -
--- Charles B. Griffith -
-X- H.P. Lovecraft - From Beyond (1986)

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types: Completed
-X- *3-D Film - Nurse 3D* (2013)
-X- Anthology Film - Black Sabbath* (1963)
-X- Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List - Opera (1987)
--- Appears on Video Nasties List -
-X- Based on a Novel - The Stendhal Syndrome (1996)
-X- Cannibalism - C.H.U.D. II - Bud the Chud* (1989)
-X- Cinema Inspired By: Stephen King - The Shining (1980)
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
-X- Comedy / Spoof - Student Bodies* (1981)
--- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film -
-X- Death by: Decapitation - Jeepers Creepers 2 (2003)
--- Distributor / Studio: Something Weird Video (R.I.P. Mike Vraney) -
--- Documentary -
-X- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space - Event Horizon (1997)
-X- Found Footage - Devil's Due* (2014)
-X- Frankenstein - The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)
--- From a Face Off Judge (Glenn Hetrick, Ve Neil, Neville Page or Patrick Tatopoulos) -
-X- Ghost / Haunting - Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II (1987)
-X- Giallo - The New York Ripper* (1982)
--- J-Horror -
-X- Killer / Evil Animal - Tremors (1990)
-X- Killer / Evil Child - Alice Sweet Alice* (1976)
-X- Killer / Evil Doll - Puppetmaster* (1989)
--- Made-for-TV Movie -
-X- Monster / Creature Feature / Godzilla - The Monster Squad (1987)
--- Mummy -
-X- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror - Phantom of the Paradise* (1974)
--- Nation of Origin: Mexico -
-X- Nazi - Puppet Master III: Toulon's Revenge* (1991)
-X- Psychological - Don't Look Now* (1973)
-X- Rape / Revenge - The Stendhal Syndrome* (1996)
-X- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - Halloween (1978)
-X- Takes Place on a Holiday - Halloween (1978)
--- Takes Place on or Under the Sea -
-X- Three Installments in a Franchise - Maniac Cop 2* (1990)
-X- Vampire - Daybreakers (2009)
-X- Werewolf - Ginger Snaps* (2000)
-X- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - The Prophecy* (1995)
-X- With Commentary - Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives (w/ commentary) (1986)
-X- With Two or More Horror Legends - Halloween (1978)
-X- Zombie - Let Sleeping Corpses Lie (1975)

Watch films in at least three formats: Completed
-X- First format, (DVD), (Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II (1987)).
-X- Second format, (Blu-ray), (Prince of Darkness (1987)).
-X- Third format, (Netflix), (Tucker and Dale Vs Evil* (2010)).

Watch films in at least three languages: Completed
-X- First language, (English), (Prince of Darkness (1987)).
-X- Second language, (Spanish), ([REC] 3: Genesis* (2013)).
-X- Third language, (French), (High Tension (2003)).

Select 8 decades of film history: Completed
--- 1890 -
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
--- 1920 -
--- 1930 -
-X- 1940 - Man Made Monster* (1941)
-X- 1950 - The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)
-X- 1960 - Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed* (1969)
-X- 1970 - A Lizard in a Woman's Skin* (1971)
-X- 1980 - Halloween II (1981)
-X- 1990 - The Stendhal Syndrome* (1996)
-X- 2000 - Ginger Snaps* (2000)
-X- 2010 - Stage Fright* (2014)

Select 4 ratings: Completed
-X- G - Ghost Busters (1984)
--- PG -
-X- PG-13 - The Monster Squad (1987)
-X- R - Prince of Darkness (1987)
--- X / NC-17 -
-X- Unrated - The Toxic Avenger (1984)
--- M -
--- GP -


Attend a live event (convention, play, haunted house, ghost tour, etc.):
-X- (Evil Dead The Musical). OPTIONAL

Venture Into the Literary World:
--- Read a Horror Novel or Novella (insert title). OPTIONAL


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☼ = First Time Viewing

September 30th from dusk

1) The Uninvited ☼
2) Spoorloos (The Vanishing) ☼

Oktober 1

3) ATM ☼
4) P2 ☼
5) Deep Blue Sea ☼
6) Scarecrow ☼
7) A Little Bit Zombie ☼
8) Curtains ☼
9) Riding The Bullet ☼

Oktober 2

10) Black Rock ☼
11) Friday The 13th (2009) ☼
12) Turistas ☼
13) Wrong Turn
14) The Hole (2009) ☼
15) The Hills Run Red ☼

Oktober 3

16) Needful Things ☼
17) The Collection ☼
18) The Unborn ☼
19) Vampires ☼
20) Teeth ☼
21) Deep Rising ☼
22) The Final Destination ☼

Oktober 4

23) Cherry Falls ☼
24) Tucker & Dale vs Evil ☼
25) Atrocious ☼
26) Ritual (Tales From The Crypt Presents) ☼
27) Buried ☼

Oktober 5

28) Final Exam ☼
29) Byzantium ☼
30) The Haunting in Connecticut ☼
31) Warm Bodies ☼
32) Shutter Island
33) The Gift

Oktober 6

34) Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (2010) ☼
35) The Comedy of Terrors ☼

Oktober 7

36) Repo: The Genetic Opera ☼
37) Mirrors ☼
38) Dead Sushi ☼

Oktober 8

39) Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920) ☼
40) Splice ☼
41) Joy Ride

Oktober 9

42) Spider Baby, or The Maddest Story Ever Told ☼
43) Drive Thru ☼
44) Joy Ride 2 ☼

Oktober 10

45) A Page of Madness ☼
46) Der Golem ☼
47) The Haunting (1963)

Oktober 11

48) Dark Skies ☼
49) Rosemary's Baby: Night One (2014) ☼
50) Rosemary's Baby: Night Two (2014) ☼
51) V/H/S/2 ☼
52) The Tall Man ☼
53) Prince of Darkness ☼

Oktober 12

54) 100 Feet ☼
55) Nightwatch (1997)
56) White Noise 2 ☼

Oktober 13

57) Tales From The Darkside: The Movie ☼
58) Frankenstein's Army ☼

Oktober 14

59) Don't Go In The House ☼
60) In Their Skin ☼
61) Sheitan ☼

Oktober 15

62) Paranormal Activity: Tokyo Night ☼
63) Ghoulies II ☼

Oktober 16

64) Bait ☼

Oktober 17

65) Superstition (1982) ☼
66) Nothing Left To Fear ☼
67) The Brood ☼

Oktober 18

68) Haunter ☼
69) Antiviral ☼
70) The Last Exorcism: Part 2 ☼
71) The Awakening ☼

Oktober 19

72) Train ☼
73) The Deaths of Ian Stone ☼
74) Paranormal Acitivity: The Marked Ones ☼
75) My Little Eye ☼

Oktober 20

76) 6 Films To Keep You Awake: A Real Friend ☼
77) The Divide ☼
78) The Signal ☼

Oktober 21

79) Raw Meat ☼

Oktober 22

80) Mortuary ☼
81) The Uninvited (2009) ☼
82) The Children ☼
83) The Boogey Man (1983) ☼

Oktober 23

84) House on Haunted Hill (1959)
85) Stitches ☼

Oktober 24

86) 6 Films To Keep You Awake: Blame ☼
87) My Bloody Valentine (2009) ☼
88) Dood Eind ☼
89) Pathology ☼
90) World War Z ☼

Oktober 25

91) Blood Creek ☼
92) The Devils Rejects ☼
93) The Cottage ☼
94) Daybreakers ☼

Oktober 26

95) 6 Films To Keep You Awake: Spectre ☼
96) Borderland ☼
97) Alligator ☼
98) Insidious ☼
99) Dead Snow ☼

Oktober 27

100) The Others

Oktober 28

101) Black Death ☼

Oktober 29 & Oktober 30 - Too busy preparing Halloween party

Oktober 31

102) I Spit On Your Grave (2010) ☼
103) The Hills Have Eyes II ☼
104) The Bay ☼
105) The Quiet Ones ☼
106) Witching & Bitching ☼

Statistics
92% First Time Views (98)
8% Previously viewed (8)

Blu-ray: 3
DVD: 23
On Demand: 37
DVR: 29
YouTube/Daily Motion: 14

The Checklist:
Spoiler:

Select 10 actors:
xxx John Agar -or- Donald Pleasence - Prince of Darkness
--- Adrienne Barbeau -or- Carolyn Purdy-Gordon -
xxx Bruce Campbell -or- Bill Moseley - Repo: The Genetic Opera
--- Barbara Crampton -or- Phil Fondacaro - Ghoulies II
--- Jamie Lee Curtis -or- Jill Schoelen -
--- Peter Cushing -or- Christopher Lee - Raw Meat
--- Larry Drake -or- Michael Ironside -
--- Lisa Langlois -or- Lynn Lowry -
--- Suzi Lorraine -or- Sara Paxton -
xxx Christopher George -or- Kevin McCarthy - Raw Meat
--- Jeff Goldblum -or- Christopher Walken -
--- Anthony Hopkins -or- Anthony Perkins -
xxx Boris Karloff -or- Bela Lugosi - The Comedy of Terrors
--- Jordan Ladd -or- Tiffany Shepis -
--- José Mojica Marins -or- Paul Naschy -
xxx Malcolm McDowell -or- Julian Sands - Antiviral
xxx Ray Milland -or- Vincent Price - The Uninvited
--- Andrew Prine -or- Robert Z'Dar -
--- Michael Ripper -or- Thorley Walters -
--- John Saxon -or- Barbara Steele -

Select 2 film composers:
xxx John Frizzell - 100 Feet
--- Claudio Simonetti -
xxx Howard Shore - The Brood
--- Frank Skinner -

Select 5 directors:
--- Dario Argento -or- Lucio Fulci -
--- Mario Bava -or- William Castle -
--- Lamberto Bava -or- Umberto Lenzi -
--- Larry Cohen -or- Don Coscarelli -
--- Roger Corman -or- David DeCoteau -
--- Ruggero Deodato -or- Herschell Gordon Lewis -
--- Kiyoshi Kurosawa -or- Hideo Nakata -
--- Tom Holland -or- Steve Miner -
--- The Pang Brothers (Danny & Oxide) -or- Takashi Miike -
--- Ti West -or- Adam Wingard -

Select 2 make-up effects artists:
--- Roy Ashton -
--- Greg Cannom -
--- Robert Hall -
--- Dick Smith (R.I.P.) -

Select 2 producers:
--- Jason Blum -
--- Herman Cohen -
--- Sam Katzman -
xxx Guillermo del Toro - Don't Be Afraid of the Dark

Select 1 writer:
--- Robert Bloch -
--- Charles B. Griffith -
--- H.P. Lovecraft -

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
xxx *3-D Film - The Final Destination
xxx Anthology Film - Tales From The Darkside: The Movie
xxx Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List - Spoorloos
xxx Appears on Video Nasties List - Don't Go In The House
xxx Based on a Novel - Spoorloos (The Vanishing)
xxx Cannibalism - Raw Meat
xxx Cinema Inspired By: Stephen King - Riding The Bullet
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
xxx Comedy / Spoof - Tucker & Dale vs Evil
xxx Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film - The Uninvited
--- Death by: Decapitation -
--- Distributor / Studio: Something Weird Video (R.I.P. Mike Vraney) -
--- Documentary -
--- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space -
xxx Found Footage - Atrocious
xxx Frankenstein - Frankenstein's Army
--- From a Face Off Judge (Glenn Hetrick, Ve Neil, Neville Page or Patrick Tatopoulos) -
xxx Ghost / Haunting - The Haunting in Connecticut
--- Giallo -
--- J-Horror -
xxx Killer / Evil Animal - Tales From The Darkside: The Movie
xxx Killer / Evil Child - The Children
xxx Killer / Evil Doll - The Hole
xxx Made-for-TV Movie - Scarecrow
xxx Monster / Creature Feature / Godzilla - Scarecrow
xxx Mummy - Tales From The Darkside: The Movie
xxx Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror - Repo: The Genetic Musical
--- Nation of Origin: Mexico -
xxx Nazi - Frankenstein's Army
xxx Psychological - Shutter Island
--- Rape / Revenge -
xxx Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - Cherry Falls
xxx Takes Place on a Holiday - ATM
xxx Takes Place on or Under the Sea - Deep Blue Sea
--- Three Installments in a Franchise -
xxx Vampire - Vampires
--- Werewolf -
xxx Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - The Unborn
--- With Commentary -
xxx With Two or More Horror Legends - The Comedy of Terrors
xxx Zombie - Warm Bodies

Watch films in at least three formats:
xxx First format, (insert format), (insert title). DVD
xxx Second format, (insert format), (insert title). BLU-RAY
xxx Third format, (insert format), (insert title). YouTube


Watch films in at least three languages:
xxx First language, (insert language), (insert title). Dutch (Spoorloos)
xxx Second language, (insert language), (insert title). Spanish (Atrocious)
xxx Third language, (insert language), (insert title). English


Select 8 decades of film history:
--- 1890 -
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
--- 1920 -
--- 1930 -
--- 1940 -
--- 1950 -
--- 1960 -
--- 1970 -
--- 1980 -
--- 1990 -
--- 2000 -
--- 2010 -

Select 4 ratings:
--- G -
--- PG -
--- PG-13 -
--- R -
--- X / NC-17 -
--- Unrated -
--- M -
--- GP -


Attend a live event (convention, play, haunted house, ghost tour, etc.):
--- (insert event). OPTIONAL

Venture Into the Literary World:
--- Read a Horror Novel or Novella (insert title). OPTIONAL

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denotes 1<sup>st</sup> viewing

1. Halloween II
2. Alien (DC)
3. Halloween 4
4. Halloween 5
5. The Walking Dead "A" (S4, E13)
6. The Walking Dead "No Sanctuary"" (S5, E1)
7. American Horror Story: Freakshow (Eps. 1-3)
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Re: The 10th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Threa

THE LIST THAT DREADED SUNDOWN

Even if it costs me my very sanity... I'M IN FOR THE 100!
Self-imposed guidelines: Watch mostly from my own personal collection - at least half or more of my list AND watch ALL of my Stephen King movie/TV/mini-series adaptations that I own.

☼ = First time views
Title in BLACK = DVD / Blu Ray from my personal collection.
Title in RED = Seen online (Netflix / Youtube).
Title in BLUE = DVD / Blu Ray rental.
Title in GREEN = Seen in movie theatre during its current theatrical run.
Title in PURPLE = Seen on TV during regular programming.
= A movie that I saw in the past during it's original theatrical run.

OCTOBER 1
1. Theme Night: Bathroom / Kitchen Horror:
The Shining
(1980) A classic, pure and simple. Yes I know Stephen King disavows this movie but the changes that director Stanley Kubrick made were for the better. And yes, I have read the original novel so I know whereof I speak. I've seen it many times but I had not owned the movie until now since I was waiting to come across an inexpensive Blu Ray copy. The Blu Ray looks fantastic by the way.

OCTOBER 2
2. Theme Night: Summer-Themed Horror:
The Wicker Man
(1973) The movie is set on SUMMERisle so I'm going with that as an excuse to include it in this theme. Was waiting for the challenge to crack open my special edition Blu Ray. The film looks great restored and plus some added scenes that I had not seen before - another classic that is a must-see and a must-own for any horror fan
3. The Dead Zone (1983) Director David Cronenberg deftly jettisons entire sections of the book while keeping true to the story and delivering an excellent movie - no mean feat. The only drawback is Christopher Walken's manner-filled performance which can be a bit over the top at times.
4. 'Salem's Lot - TV mini-series Part 1 (2004)

October 3
5. 'Salem's Lot - TV mini-series Part 2
(2004) Snail-paced adaptation of one of Stephen King's best novels. It has its moments but they are few and far between. I'll stick with the 70's version, thank you.
6. 31 Film Subset: Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987) Heather Langenkamp returns to reprise the role of Nancy as she helps a bunch of kids in a psych ward to fight Freddy. Some interesting kills and the effects are pretty good. Not as good as the original but after the dissapointing sequel this was a welcome return to form.

October 4
7. Theme Night: Teen Screams:
Carrie
(2013) Remake that adds nothing new to the story but is nonetheless an entertaining watch.
8. Graveyard Shift☼ (1990) Tepid tale about a rat-infested cotton mill under which a giant bat-rat dwells. Yawn-inducing.

October 5
9. Theme Night: Deserted Island Horrors:
The Food of the Gods
(1976) The "food" in question is a substance that makes animals grow to gigantic size. This sets the stage for some islanders fighting of giant wasps and rats. Enjoyable despite its cheesines.
10. Fear Itself: Dark Memories AKA Ring Around the Rosie☼ (2006) Gina Philips (Jeepers Creepers) stars in this movie about a woman who visits her childhood home and is accosted by its caretaker. Some ghostly goings-on add to the story which never really add up to anything.
11. The Ruins (2008) Excellent adaptation of the novel of the same name about a group of tourists trapped in an ancient mayan temple. To say more would be to ruin it for those that have not seen it. Suffice to say that a simple premise goes a long way when well executed and this is one such case. Highly reccomended.

October 6
12. Deadtime Stories, Vol. 2
☼ (2011) George Romero hosts Cryptkeeper-style a trio of terror tales that are mediocre at best. The first and best one is where a trio of cave explorers get trapped in a cave for days but this one is ruined by the cheesy ending. The second one about a vengeful ghost is s-l-o-w to the point of numbness and the third one about a security guard trying to cure his wife's cancer with dust from Mars just falls flat.
13. Theme Night: 1989: Pet Sematary (1989) Perhaps the creepiest of all of Stephen King adaptations. Director Mary Lambert and Stephen King's own script really hit home as they explore that most basic of fears - death itself, or rather the refusal to accept the death of a loved one. Seen with commentary by director Mary Lambert.

October 7
14. Theme Night: Horror Movies With Original Songs:
Bram Stoker's Dracula
(1992) Song: Love Song for a Vampire by Annie Lennox.
15. Bates Motel, S1☼ (2013) Episodes: First you dream, then you die / Nice town you picked, Norma A show that is all about foreshadowing would get old pretty soon but this one manages to give us not only insight into Norman Bate's early life but also add some new mysteries into the mix. A slow burn to be sure but worth it especially for Vera Fermiga as Norma Bates who really lifts this series above its simple premise.

October 8
16. Theme Night: Werewolves:
Wer
☼ (2013) Finally someone does something original with the werewolf genre. A man accused of a grisly murder is defended by a well-meaning lawyer who tries to convince the police that he could not have been responsible since he suffers from a debilitating disease. The French setting gives this one a different feel as does the documentary-style camerawork that gladly never degenerates into found-footage stupidity.
17. 31 Film Subset: The Howling (1981) A classic that continues to hold up. The only thing here that is dated are the lame attempts at humour.
18. Bates Motel, S1☼ (2013) Episodes: What's wrong with Norman / Trust me

October 9
19. Theme Night: Food Industry Terror:
The Undertaker and His pals
☼ (1966) Totally un-funny horror comedy about an undertaker that supplies a diner with people to chop up and put on the menu. Strictly bottom of the barrel.
20. 31 Film Subset: A Bucket of Blood☼ (1959) Dick Miller as an aspiring sculptor who works in a beatnik bar. Predictable fare that is only of interest for its depiction of the beatnik scene at the time.
20. Bates Motel, S1☼ (2013) Episodes: Ocean view / The truth
21. Silver Bullet (1985) Another mediocre Stephen King adaptation that relies on the sentimentality of having a wheelchair-bound kid protagonist who discovers a werewolf in his town.

October 10
22. Theme Night: Erotic Horror:
The Vampire Lovers
(1970) I could stare at Ingrid Pitt all day and dream about her all night so anything I have to say about this movie is heavily biased. Suffice to say that this is one of Hammer's best and classiest pictures with great sets and cinematography that go far beyond the modest budget. Ingrid Pitt is of course riveting every moment she is on screen and Madeline Smith is fantastic as well as the beautiful ingenue seduced by Carmilla (Pitt). Seen with commentary by the filmmakers and Ingrid Pitt herself who unfortunately does not say much but when she does her husky voice is a joy to hear.

October 11
23. Theme Night: 35 Years of Fangoria Covers:
Bad Moon
(1996) Fangoria No. 158, 1996 Modest yet effective werewolf tale about a man who moves in next to his sister and nephew but must control his nightly transformations by chaining himself to a tree. The only one that suspects that something is amiss is the family dog.

October 12 - Christina Ricci Quadruple Feature Marathon!
24. Theme Night: Graveyard Horrors:
After.Life
(2006) A young woman (Ricci) is in a car accident and falls into the hand of a mortician (Liam Neeson) who claims to talk to the dead. Is she really dead or under the trap of this man? Played in a very low-key manner this sort of ghost story manages to keep your interest with a good story and some great visuals amongst them Ricci herself who is either nude or in a sexy red slip most of the movie.
25. Cursed (2005) Wes Craven directs this werewolf movie that could have been much, much better. Christina Ricci and the annoying Jesse Eisenberg (who seems to have trademarked his acting style) star as sister and brother who are attacked by a werewolf. As they both start to exhibit wolf-like behaviour the hunt is on to find out who their attacker was and stop the curse. The ridiculous attempts at self-referential humor kill any sense of suspene and there were even some scenes that were straight out of Teen Wolf.
26. Lizzy Borden Took an Ax (2014)
27. The Gathering (2003)
28. Bates Motel☼ (2013) Episodes: The man in number 9 / A boy and his dog

October 13
29. Theme Night: Before They Were Famous:
Leprachaun
☼ (1993) I had never seen this movie and now I realise I wasn't missing much. How this flick spawned so many sequels is almost as boggling as the Children of the Corn series. Jennifer Aniston was pretty hot, though, so it was worth it for that.
30. Bates Motel☼ (2013) Episodes: Underwater / Midnight

October 14
31. Theme Night: Motorcycle Horror:
The Lost Boys
(1987) Very much a product of it's time this vampire flick sets out to reinvent the genre by presenting vampires as cool and hip - it had been done before but this one really takes it over the top. Director Joel Schumaker helms this movie with a sense of style and humour that has made this a fan favourite. Hadn't seen it since back in the day but it still holds up.

October 15
32. Theme Night: Asian Horror:
They Wait
☼ (2007) A Canadian production with Asian themes and an almost all-Asian cast with the exception of Jaime King who plays the mother of a boy who sees ghosts during "Hungry Ghost Month". Pretty decent if somewhat predictable fare.
33. American Horror Story, S2 (2012) Episodes: Welcome to Briarcliff / Tricks and treats
34. The Invisible Man☼ (1933)

October 16
35. Theme Night: Retail Establishment Terror:
[COLOR="Red"]The Mist/COLOR]
☼(2007) Quite possibly the best Stephen King adaptation ever and I realise that's not saying much considering the (too) many lame movies that have been made from King's novels. Here writer-director Frank Darabont keeps King's trademark character development but never loses the reigns of his thigthly-told story. He stays mostly faithful to King's novella but also nows that a verbatim adaptation would not work and makes changes when needed. Main among these is the ending which totally blows King's ambiguous finale out of the water and one that hits me like a sledge hammer every time I see it.
36. American Horror Story, S2 (2012) Episodes: Nor'easter / I am Anne Frank Part 1

October 17
37. Theme Night: Demented Dads and Bad Mothas:
Red Riding Hood
(2011) Another so-called re-telling of a faerie tale but giving it some darker elements. The notion that the wolf in the Red Riding Hood story is hardly nobel and the whole thing plays like an instalment of the Twilight franchise complete with teen angst amongst the supernatural goings-on. Those who have seen the film will know why it fits this Theme Night.
38. American Horror Story, S2 (2012) Episodes: I am Anne Frank Part 2 / The origins of monstrosity

October 18
39. Theme Night: 1980's Video Companies:
Mysterious Two
☼ (1982)

October 19
40. Theme Night: Slashers:
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers
(1995)
41. The Bay☼ (2012)

October 20
42. Theme Night: Vampires:
Låt den rätte komma in (Let the Right One In)
(2008)
43. American Horror Story (2012) Episodes: Dark cousin / Unholy night
44. Lovely Molly (2011)

October 21
45. Theme Night: Planes, Trains and Automobiles:
The Car
(1977)
46. The Quiet Ones (2014)
46 1/2. Lovely Molly / The Quiet Ones - Special Features (2011/2014)

October 22
47. 31 Film Subset / Theme Night: Sibling Rivalry:
The Uninvited
(2009)
48. Piranha 3DD☼ (2012)
49 American Horror Story, S2 (2011) Episodes: The coat hangar / The name game

October 23
50. 31 Film Subset / Theme Night: Mario Bava:
Black Sunday AKA The Mask of Satan
(1960)

October 24
51 American Horror Story
, S2 (2011) Episodes: Spilt milk / Continuum

October 25
52. Theme Night: Drive-In Double Feature - Part 1:
Deadly Blessing
(1981)
53. Theme Night: Drive-In Double Feature - Part 2: He Knows You're Alone
☼ (1980)
54. The Conjuring (2013)

October 26
55. Theme Night: Supernatural:
Annabelle
☼ (2014)
56. One Dark Night (1982)

October 27
57. Theme Night: Anthologies:
Deadtime Stories[B]☼ (1986)
58. Paranormal Activity 3 (2011)

October 28
59. Theme Night: Masked Killers:
You're Next
☼ (2011)
60. Paranormal Activity 2 (2010)

October 29
61. Theme Night: Creature Feature:
The Angry Red Planet
☼ (1959) All you would expect from a 50's sic-fi flick. Complete with giant bug-eyed monsters and square characters. The movie uses tinted film to portray the other-worldiness of Mars and it works quite well. Enjoy it for what it is.

October 30
62. Theme Night: Possession:
Jennifer's Body
(2009)
63. The Remaining☼ (2014) I feared that this might be yet another found-footage piece of crap but it wasn't. This doesn't mean it was any good but at least it wasn't awful. A story about a bunch of annoying young people surviving The Rapture and facing demons that bring about the end of times. Could have been much better.

October 31
64. Theme Night: Halloween-Related:
Sleepy Hollow
(1999) One of the last good Tim Burton movies but this is where he started to "reimagine" classics so I have mixed feelings about it.
65. American Horror Story, S2 (2013) Episode: Madness ends (The length of this episodes along with the Special Features seen for Lovely Molly and The Quiet Ones, add up to one entry)
66. Come Out and Play☼ (2012) A bunch of kids go psycho on a Mexican Island for no apparent reason. The kids are creepy enough but the story just goes nowhere. Mildly amusing.

Spoiler:
Select 10 actors:
--- John Agar -or- Donald Pleasence -
--- Adrienne Barbeau -or- Carolyn Purdy-Gordon -
--- Bruce Campbell -or- Bill Moseley -
-X- Barbara Crampton -or- Phil Fondacaro - You're Next
--- Jamie Lee Curtis -or- Jill Schoelen -
-X- Peter Cushing -or- Christopher Lee - The Wicker Man
--- Larry Drake -or- Michael Ironside -
--- Lisa Langlois -or- Lynn Lowry -
--- Suzi Lorraine -or- Sara Paxton -
--- Christopher George -or- Kevin McCarthy -
-X- Jeff Goldblum -or- Christopher Walken - The Dead Zone
--- Anthony Hopkins -or- Anthony Perkins -
--- Boris Karloff -or- Bela Lugosi -
--- Jordan Ladd -or- Tiffany Shepis -
--- José Mojica Marins -or- Paul Naschy -
--- Malcolm McDowell -or- Julian Sands -
--- Ray Milland -or- Vincent Price -
--- Andrew Prine -or- Robert Z'Dar -
--- Michael Ripper -or- Thorley Walters -
-X- John Saxon -or- Barbara Steele - Nightmare on Elm Street 3: The Dream Warriors

Select 2 film composers:
--- John Frizzell -
--- Claudio Simonetti -
--- Howard Shore -
--- Frank Skinner -

Select 5 directors:
--- Dario Argento -or- Lucio Fulci -
-X- Mario Bava -or- William Castle - Black Sunday
--- Lamberto Bava -or- Umberto Lenzi -
--- Larry Cohen -or- Don Coscarelli -
--- Roger Corman -or- David DeCoteau -
--- Ruggero Deodato -or- Herschell Gordon Lewis -
--- Kiyoshi Kurosawa -or- Hideo Nakata -
--- Tom Holland -or- Steve Miner -
--- The Pang Brothers (Danny & Oxide) -or- Takashi Miike -
--- Ti West -or- Adam Wingard -

Select 2 make-up effects artists:
--- Roy Ashton -
--- Greg Cannom -
--- Robert Hall -
--- Dick Smith (R.I.P.) -

Select 2 producers:
--- Jason Blum -
--- Herman Cohen -
--- Sam Katzman -
--- Guillermo del Toro -

Select 1 writer:
--- Robert Bloch -
--- Charles B. Griffith -
--- H.P. Lovecraft -

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
--- -3-D Film -
-X- Anthology Film - Deadtime Stories, Vol. 2
--- Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List -
--- Appears on Video Nasties List -
-X- Based on a Novel - Carrie
--- Cannibalism -
-X- Cinema Inspired By: Stephen King - 'Salem's Lot (2004 mini-series)
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
--- Comedy / Spoof -
--- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film -
-X- Death by: Decapitation - Piranha 3DD (at least two decapitations)
--- Distributor / Studio: Something Weird Video (R.I.P. Mike Vraney) -
--- Documentary -
--- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space -
-X- Found Footage - The Bay
--- Frankenstein -
--- From a Face Off Judge (Glenn Hetrick, Ve Neil, Neville Page or Patrick Tatopoulos) -
--- Ghost / Haunting -
--- Giallo -
--- J-Horror -
--- Killer / Evil Animal -
-X- Killer / Evil Child - Pet Seminary
-X- Killer / Evil Doll - Annabelle

--- Made-for-TV Movie -
-X- Monster / Creature Feature / Godzilla - The Food of the Gods
--- Mummy -
--- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror
--- Nation of Origin: Mexico -
--- Nazi -
-X- Psychological - Bates Motel, S1 (Episodes 1 & 2)
--- Rape / Revenge -
-X- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - Bates Motel, S1 (Episodes 3 & 4)
--- Takes Place on a Holiday -
--- Takes Place on or Under the Sea -
--- Three Installments in a Franchise -
--- Vampire -
-X- Werewolf - Silver Bullet
-X- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - The Quiet Ones

--- With Commentary -
--- With Two or More Horror Legends -
--- Zombie -

Watch films in at least three formats:
-X- First format, (DVD), Bates Motel, S1 (Episodes 5 & 6)
-X- Second format, (Netflix), American Horror Story

--- Third format, (insert format), (insert title).

Watch films in at least three languages:
--- First language, (insert language), (insert title).
--- Second language, (insert language), (insert title).
--- Third language, (insert language), (insert title).

Select 8 decades of film history:
--- 1890 -
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
--- 1920 -
-X- 1930 - The Invisible Man
--- 1940 -
--- 1950 -
--- 1960 -
--- 1970 -
--- 1980 -
-X- 1990 - Graveyard Shift
-X- 2000 - Fear Itself: Dark Memories aka Ring Around the Rosie
-X- 2010 - Lovely Molly


Select 4 ratings:
--- G -
--- PG -
--- PG-13 - Cursed
-X- R - The Gathering

--- X / NC-17 -
-X- Unrated - The Ruins
--- M -
--- GP -

Attend a live event (convention, play, haunted house, ghost tour, etc.):
--- (insert event). OPTIONAL

Venture Into the Literary World:
-X- Read a Horror Novel or Novella (Doctor Sleep by Stephen King).

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2007 total: 65
2008 total: 103
2009 total: 88
2010 total: 100
2011 total: 55
2012 total: 89
2013 total: 50
2014 goal: 50

september 30
1. CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST (1980) - 4/5

october 1
2. THE PEOPLE UNDER THE STAIRS (1991) - 3/5

october 2
3. LIFE AFTER BETH (2014)* - 3/5
4. THE LOST BOYS (1987) - 4/5

october 3
5. TERRORVISION (1986) - 3/5
6. THE VIDEO DEAD (1987) - 3/5
7. THE THING (1982) - 5/5

october 4
8. GRADUATION DAY (1981)* - 3.5/5
9. THE NESTING (1981)* - 3/5
10. THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE (1974) - 5/5
11. THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE 2 (1986) - 4/5
12. THE STEPFATHER (1987) - 3.5/5
13. PONTYPOOL (2008) - 3.5/5

october 5
14. I MARRIED A WITCH (1942)* - 3.5/5
15. SLEEPAWAY CAMP (1983) - 4/5
16. SLEEPAWAY CAMP 2: UNHAPPY CAMPERS (1988) - 3.5/5
17. SLEEPAWAY CAMP 3: TEENAGE WASTELAND (1989) - 3.5/5

october 6
18. HOCUS POCUS (1993) - 3.5/5

october 7
19. THE BEAST WITHIN (1982)* - 3.5/5
20. AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON (1981) - 5/5

october 8
21. RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD (1985) - 4/5

october 9
22. HELLO MARY LOU: PROM NIGHT II (1987) - 3.5/5

october 10
23. HOUSE OF THE DEVIL (2009) - 4/5

october 11
24. THE MONSTER CLUB (1981)* - 3/5
25. FORBIDDEN WORLD (1982)* - 3.5/5
26. DEAD ALIVE (1992) - 4/5
27. JEEPERS CREEPERS (2001) - 3.5/5
28. ZOMBIELAND (2009) - 3.5/5
29. CABIN IN THE WOODS (2012) - 4/5

october 12
30. EYES WITHOUT A FACE (1960)* - 4/5
31. HORROR EXPRESS (1972)* - 3.5/5
32. HALLOWEEN III: SEASON OF THE WITCH (1982) - 4/5
33. THE FOG (1980) - 4/5
34. THE MIST (2007) - 4/5

october 13
35. THE SLUMBER PARTY MASSACRE (1982) - 3.5/5

october 14
36. FIRESTARTER (1984) - 3.5/5

october 15
37. CARRIE (1976) - 5/5

october 16
38. NEAR DARK (1987) - 4/5

october 17
39. THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS (1991) - 5/5

october 18
40. BLOOD FEAST (1963)* - 3/5
41. TWO THOUSAND MANIACS (1964)* - 3.5/5
42. COLOR ME BLOOD RED (1965)* - 3/5
43. CABIN FEVER (2002) - 4/5
44. JENNIFER'S BODY (2009) - 3.5/5
45. THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW (1975) - 4/5

october 19
46. FRIGHT NIGHT (1985) - 4.5/5
47. HORNS (2014)* - 3/5
48. BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (1992) - 3.5/5

october 20
49. FRIDAY THE 13TH (1980) - 4/5

october 21
50. FRIDAY THE 13TH PART 2 (1981) - 3.5/5

october 22
51. FRIDAY THE 13TH PART 3 (1982) - 3.5/5

october 23
52. FRIDAY THE 13TH: THE FINAL CHAPTER (1984) - 4/5

october 28
53. THE INITIATION (1984) - 3/5

october 29
54. VAMPIRES (1998) - 3.5/5

october 30
55. THE SHINING (1980) - 5/5
56. HOUSE OF 1000 CORPSES (2003) - 4/5

october 31
57. THE HAUNTING (1963) - 4.5/5
58. HALLOWEEN (1978) - 5/5

* = first time viewing
blue = blu-ray
orange = theatrical
purple = with commentary
red = wildcard

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Re: The 10th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Threa

1) Ghostbusters (1984) Criterion Laserdisc - 09/30/2014
2) Paranormal Activity (2007) DVD - 10/01/2014
3) Troll (1986) DVD - 10/02/2014
4) Troll 2 (1990) DVD - 10/02/2014
5) Monster House (2006) DVD - 10/03/2014
6) The Killer Eye Directors Cut (1999) VHS - 10/04/2014
7) The Hells Gate (AKA City of the Living Dead) (1980) VHS - 10/06/2014
8) Pumpkin Head (1988) VHS - 10/07/2014
9) The Slumber Party Massacre (1982) VHS - 10/09/2014
10) Oculus (2013) DVD - 10/10/2014
11) Afflicted (2013) DVD - 10/11/2014
12) Mother's Day (1980) VHS - 10/12/2014
13) The Descent (2005) DVD - 10/14/2014
14) Zombie Island Massacre (1984) VHS - 10/17/2014
15) Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990) DVD -10/18/2014
16) Stephen King's The Night Flier (1997) VHS - 10/18/2014
17) Fox Spooktacular Halloween night TV- Simpsons, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, & Mulaney - 10/19/2014
18) The Howling (1981) VHS - 10/19/2014
19) Breeders (1986) VHS - 10/20/2014
20) Tremors (1990) VHS - 10/21/2014
21) Scooby-Doo On Zombie Island (1998) VHS - 10/23/2014
22) I Dismember Mama (1972) VHS - 10/25/2014
23) Speak of the Devil (1991) VHS - 10/26/2014
24) Friday the 13th Part 3 (1982) VHS - 10/26/2014
25) Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984) VHS -10/26/2014
26) Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives (1986) VHS - 10/26/2014
27) Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989) VHS - 10/27/2014
28) Jason Goes to hell: The Final Friday (1993) VHS - 10/29/2014
29) Jason X (2001) VHS - 10/30/2014
30) Frighteners (1996) Laserdisc - 10/31/2014

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Can't wait to get started. Blue equals First Time Viewing.
I love doing The CheckList!
CHECKLIST COMPLETED!!! PERSONAL MOVIE VIEWING RECORD BROKEN!!!
1) You're Next (2011) NetFlix Streaming
2) In Search of Bigfoot (1976) DVD
3) Invisible Ghost (1941) YouTube
4) Rigor Mortis (2013) NetFlix Streaming
6) Stage Fright (1987) Blu-Ray
7) Ebirah, Horror of the Deep (Godzilla vs the Sea Monster) (1966) Blu-Ray
8) The Astounding She Monster (1957) YouTube
9) Island of Lost Souls (1932) Blu-Ray
10) The Naked Witch (1961) YouTube
11) Re-Animator (1985) DVD
12) Dead Silence (2007) NetFlix Streaming
13) Shivers (They Came From Within) (1975) NetFlix Streaming
14) Phantom of the Paradise (1974) Blu-Ray
15) Demons (1985) Blu-Ray
16) The Living Dead Girl (1982) Blu-Ray
17) Ticks (1992) Blu-Ray
18) Not Of This Earth (1958) DVD
19) The Mummy's Hand (1940) DVD
20) The Raven (1935) DVD
21) Pit and the Pendulum (1961) Blu-Ray
22) Scanners (1981) DVD
23) Darkness Falls (2003) NetFlix Streaming
24) Horrors of the Black Museum (1959) DVD
25) House of Frankenstein (1997) YouTube
26) Asylum (1972) DVD
27) The Ghost and Mr. Chicken (1966) DVD
28) V/H/S (2012) NetFlix Streaming
29) V/H/S/ 2 (2013) NetFlix Streaming
30) Children of the Corn (1984) NetFlix Streaming
31) MST3K Gamera vs Guiron (episode 1991 film 1969) NetFlix Streaming
32) Murders in the Zoo (1933) DVD
33) The Mad Ghoul (1943) DVD
34) Detention (2011) NetFlix Streaming
35) Carnival of Souls (1962) Hulu Plus Streaming
36) Scream and Scream Again (1970) DVD
37) Hausu (1977) Hulu Plus Streaming
38) Santo Contra la Mujeres Vampiro (1962) Hulu Plus Streaming
39) House of Horrors (1946) DVD
40) The Haunted Strangler (1958) Hulu Plus Streaming
41) Fiend without a Face (1958) Hulu Plus Streaming
42) Outpost: Black Sun (2012) Hulu Plus Streaming
43) The Devil Bat (1940) Blu-Ray
44) House on Haunted Hill (1959) Blu-Ray
45) Attack of the 50 Foot Woman (1958) DVD
46) Audrey Rose (1977) Blu-Ray
47) Godzilla (2014) Blu-Ray
48) 2000 Maniacs (1964) Blu-Ray
49) Halloween (1978) Blu-Ray
50) Tourist Trap (1979 DVD)
51) Black Belly of the Tarantula (1971) DVD
52) Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965) DVD
53) Kuroneko (1968) Hulu Plus Streaming
54) Cannibal Holocaust (1980) Blu-Ray
55) White Zombie (1932) Blu-Ray
56) King of the Zombies (1941) DVD
57) Spooks Run Wild (1941) YouTube

Spoiler:
Select 10 actors:
X John Agar -or- Donald Pleasence - Halloween
X Adrienne Barbeau -or- Carolyn Purdy-Gordon - Re-Animator
--- Bruce Campbell -or- Bill Moseley -
X Barbara Crampton -or- Phil Fondacaro - Re-Animator
X Jamie Lee Curtis -or- Jill Schoelen - Halloween
X Peter Cushing -or- Christopher Lee - Scream and Scream Again
X Larry Drake -or- Michael Ironside - Scanners
X Lisa Langlois -or- Lynn Lowry - Shivers (They Came From Within)
--- Suzi Lorraine -or- Sara Paxton -
--- Christopher George -or- Kevin McCarthy -
--- Jeff Goldblum -or- Christopher Walken -
X Anthony Hopkins -or- Anthony Perkins - Audrey Rose
X Boris Karloff -or- Bela Lugosi - The Raven
--- Jordan Ladd -or- Tiffany Shepis -
--- José Mojica Marins -or- Paul Naschy -
--- Malcolm McDowell -or- Julian Sands -
X Ray Milland -or- Vincent Price - Pit and the Pendulum
--- Andrew Prine -or- Robert Z'Dar -
--- Michael Ripper -or- Thorley Walters
X John Saxon -or- Barbara Steele - Shivers (They Came From Within)

Select 2 film composers:
--- John Frizzell -
X Claudio Simonetti - Demons
XHoward Shore - Scanners
X Frank Skinner - The Mummy's Hand

Select 5 directors:
--- Dario Argento -or- Lucio Fulci -
X Mario Bava -or- William Castle - House on Haunted Hill
X Lamberto Bava -or- Umberto Lenzi - Demons
--- Larry Cohen -or- Don Coscarelli -
X Roger Corman -or- David DeCoteau - Not Of This Earth
X Ruggero Deodato -or- Herschell Gordon Lewis - 2000 Maniacs
--- Kiyoshi Kurosawa -or- Hideo Nakata -
--- Tom Holland -or- Steve Miner -
--- The Pang Brothers (Danny & Oxide) -or- Takashi Miike -
X Ti West -or- Adam Wingard - V/H/S

Select 2 make-up effects artists:
X Roy Ashton - Asylum
X Greg Cannom - House of Frankenstein
--- Robert Hall -
X Dick Smith (R.I.P.) - Scanners

Select 2 producers:
--- Jason Blum -
X Herman Cohen - Horrors of the Black Museum
X Sam Katzman - Invisible Ghost
--- Guillermo del Toro -

Select 1 writer:
X Robert Bloch - Asylum
X Charles B. Griffith - Not Of This Earth
X H.P. Lovecraft - Re-Animator

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
X *3-D Film - Godzilla (2014)
X Anthology Film - Asylum
X Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List - Demons
X Appears on Video Nasties List - Cannibal Holocaust
X Based on a Novel - Island of Lost Souls (The Island of Dr. Moreau by H.G. Wells)
X Cannibalism - Cannibal Holocaust
X Cinema Inspired By: Stephen King - Children of the Corn
X Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax - Gamera vs Guiron episode
X Comedy / Spoof - The Ghost and Mr. Chicken
X Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film - Island of Lost Souls
X Death by: Decapitation - Re-Animator
X Distributor / Studio: Something Weird Video (R.I.P. Mike Vraney) - 2000 Maniacs
X Documentary - In Search of Bigfoot
X Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space - Gamera vs Guiron
X Found Footage - V/H/S
X Frankenstein - House of Frankenstein
X From a Face Off Judge (Glenn Hetrick, Ve Neil, Neville Page or Patrick Tatopoulos) - Tourist Trap
X Ghost/Haunting - Rigor Mortis
X Giallo - Black Belly of the Tarantula
X J-Horror - Kuroneko
X Killer / Evil Animal - Ticks
X Killer / Evil Child - Children of the Corn
X Killer / Evil Doll - Dead Silence
X Made-for-TV Movie - House of Frankenstein
X Monster / Creature Feature / Godzilla - Ebirah, Horror of the Deep (Godzilla vs the Sea Monster)
X Mummy - The Mummy's Hand
X Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror - Phantom of the Paradise
X Nation of Origin: Mexico - Santo Contra las Mujeres Vampiro
X Nazi - Outpost: Black Sun
X Psychological - Audrey Rose
X Rape / Revenge - Cannibal Holocaust
X Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - Stage Fright
X Takes Place on a Holiday - Halloween
X Takes Place on or Under the Sea - Ebirah, Horror of the Deep (Godzilla vs the Sea Monster)
X Three Installments in a Franchise - Ebirah, Horror of the Deep, Invasion of Astro-Monster, Godzilla (2014)
X Vampire - House of Frankenstein
X Werewolf - House of Frankenstein
X Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - The Naked Witch
X With Commentary - 2000 Maniacs (Herschell Gordon Lewis, David Friedman, Mike Vraney)
XWith Two or More Horror Legends - Scream and Scream Again (Vincent Price, Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing)
X Zombie - White Zombie

Watch films in at least three formats:
X First format, (NetFlix Streaming), (You're Next).
X Second format, (DVD), (In Search of Bigfoot).
X Third format, (Blu-Ray), (Stage Fright).

Watch films in at least three languages:
X First language, (Cantonese), (Rigor Mortis).
X Second language, (Japanese), (Ebirah, Horror of the Deep).
X Third language, (French), (The Living Dead Girl).

Select 8 decades of film history:
--- 1890 -
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
--- 1920 -
X 1930 - Island of Lost Souls (1932)
X 1940 - Invisible Ghost (1941)
X 1950 - Fiend Without A Face (1958)
X 1960 - Ebirah, Horror of the Deep (1966)
X 1970 - Phantom of the Pardise (1974)
X 1980 - Stage Fright (1987)
X 1990 - Ticks (1992)
X 2000 - Dead Silence (2007)
X 2010 - Rigor Mortis (2013)

Select 4 ratings:
--- G -
X PG - Phantom of the Paradise
X PG-13 - Darkness Falls
X R - You're Next
--- X / NC-17 -
X Unrated -Cannibal Holocaust
--- M -
--- GP -


Attend a live event (convention, play, haunted house, ghost tour, etc.):
--- (insert event). OPTIONAL

Venture Into the Literary World:
--- Read a Horror Novel or Novella (insert title). OPTIONAL

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*= First Time Viewing

Oct 1
1. VAL LEWTON: IN THE SHADOWS (2011)*

Oct 2
2. SHOCK LABRYNTH 3D (2009)*

Oct 3
3. THE HORROR OF IT ALL (1964)
4. BYZANTIUM (2013)*

Oct 4
5. KISS OF THE DAMNED (2012)*

Oct 5
6. THE MUMMY (1959)
7. THE STRAIN (S01, E11-12) Deserted Island Film (Takes place in Manhattan, which is an island)*

Oct 6
8. MASQUE OF THE RED DEATH (1964)
9. SLEEPY HOLLOW (S02, E2-3)*

Oct 8
10. AMERICAN HORROR STORY (S04, E1)*, WAY OUT "DEATH WISH" (1961)*

Oct 11
11. THE HEADLESS GHOST (1959)*
12. CURSE OF THE WEREWOLF (1961)

Oct 12
13. THE GHOUL (1933)

Oct 14
14. BLACK SUNDAY (1960)

Oct 15
15. SLEEPY HOLLOW (S2: E4)* AMERICAN HORROR STORY (S4: E2)*

Oct 16
16. VALERIE AND HER WEEK OF WONDERS (1970)*

Oct 17
17. SCREAM, BLACULA, SCREAM (1973)*
18. FRANKENWEENIE (2012)

Oct 19
19. LE MOINE (THE MONK) 2011*

Oct 20
20. THE HAUNTED PALACE (1963) with commentary

Oct 21
21. SLEEP HOLLOW (S2 E3)*, SIMPSONS TREEHOUSE OF HORROR 25*, MULANEY (S1 E3)*
22. CARRIE (2013)*

Oct 22
23. HOUSE OF THE LONG SHADOWS (1983)*

Oct 23
24. THE CONJURING (2013)*

Oct 24
25. MARY SHELLY'S FRANKENSTEIN (1994*)
26. MOH: INCIDENT ON AND OFF A MOUNTAIN ROAD (2005)*, MOH: PICK ME UP (2005)*

Oct 25
27. CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON 3D (1954) and BACK TO THE BLACK LAGOON*

Oct 26
28. LIZZIE BORDEN TOOK AN AXE (2014)*

Oct 27
29. AMERICAN HORROR STORY S4 E3 (2014)8 and SLEEPY HOLLOW S2 E5 (2014)*
30. EMBODIMENT OF EVIL (2008)*

Oct 28
31. THE FOG (1979)
32. ED WOOD (1994)

Oct 29
33. THE EVIL DEAD (1981)
34. AMERICA'S MOST EXTREME HALLOWEEN EVENTS (2014)* and AMERICAN HORROR STORY S4 E4 (2014)*

Oct 30
35. IT'S THE GREAT PUMPKIN, CHARLIE BROWN (1967), THE OUTER LIMITS (1995) S1 E17, and MARRY ME S1 E3
36. TRICK R TREAT (2007)
37. SUSPIRIA (1977)

Oct 31
38. HOUSE OF THE DEVIL (2009)*
39. CURSE OF FRANKENSTEIN (1958)
40. HORROR OF DRACULA (1959)
41. THE PIT AND THE PENDULUM (1961)
42. THE MONSTER (1925) Horror/Comedy Challenge Crossover

CHECKLIST COMPLETED 10/31/2104

Spoiler:
Select 10 actors:
--- John Agar -or- Donald Pleasence -
-X- Adrienne Barbeau -or- Carolyn Purdy-Gordon - THE FOG (1979)
-X- Bruce Campbell -or- Bill Moseley - THE EVIL DEAD
--- Barbara Crampton -or- Phil Fondacaro -
-X-Jamie Lee Curtis -or- Jill Schoelen - THE FOG (1979)
-X- Peter Cushing -or- Christopher Lee - THE MUMMY (1959)
-X- Larry Drake -or- Michael Ironside - THE OUTER LIMITS (1995) S1 E17
--- Lisa Langlois -or- Lynn Lowry -
--- Suzi Lorraine -or- Sara Paxton -
--- Christopher George -or- Kevin McCarthy -
--- Jeff Goldblum -or- Christopher Walken -
-X- Anthony Hopkins -or- Anthony Perkins - MARY SHELLY'S FRANKENSTEIN
-X- Boris Karloff -or- Bela Lugosi - THE GHOUL
--- Jordan Ladd -or- Tiffany Shepis -
-X- José Mojica Marins -or- Paul Naschy - THE EMBODIMENT OF EVIL
--- Malcolm McDowell -or- Julian Sands -
-X- Ray Milland -or- Vincent Price - MASQUE OF THE RED DEATH (1964)
--- Andrew Prine -or- Robert Z'Dar -
-X- Michael Ripper -or- Thorley Walters - CURSE OF THE WEREWOLF
-X- John Saxon -or- Barbara Steele - BLACK SUNDAY

Select 2 film composers:
--- John Frizzell -
-X- Claudio Simonetti - SUSPIRIA
-X- Howard Shore - ED WOOD
--- Frank Skinner -

Select 5 directors:
-X- Dario Argento -or- Lucio Fulci - SUSPIRIA
-X- Mario Bava -or- William Castle - BLACK SUNDAY
--- Lamberto Bava -or- Umberto Lenzi -
-X- Larry Cohen -or- Don Coscarelli - PICK ME UP
-X- Roger Corman -or- David DeCoteau - MASQUE OF THE RED DEATH
--- Ruggero Deodato -or- Herschell Gordon Lewis -
--- Kiyoshi Kurosawa -or- Hideo Nakata -
--- Tom Holland -or- Steve Miner -
--- The Pang Brothers (Danny & Oxide) -or- Takashi Miike -
-X- Ti West -or- Adam Wingard - HOUSE OF THE DEVIL

Select 2 make-up effects artists:
-X- Roy Ashton - THE MUMMY 1959
--- Greg Cannom -
--- Robert Hall -
-X- Dick Smith (R.I.P.) - WAY OUT "Death Wish"

Select 2 producers:
--- Jason Blum -
-X- Herman Cohen - THE HEADLESS GHOST
--- Sam Katzman -
-X- Guillermo del Toro - THE STRAIN

Select 1 writer:
--- Robert Bloch -
--- Charles B. Griffith -
-X- H.P. Lovecraft - THE HAUNTED PALACE

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
-X- *3-D Film - SHOCK LABYRINTH 3D
-X- Anthology Film - TRICK R TREAT
-X- Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List - VALERIE AND HER WEEK OF WONDERS
-X- Appears on Video Nasties List - THE EVIL DEAD
-X- Based on a Novel - LE MOINE (THE MONK)
-X- Cannibalism - THE EMBODIMENT OF EVIL
-X- Cinema Inspired By: Stephen King - CARRIE (2013)
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
-X- Comedy / Spoof - THE HORROR OF IT ALL
--- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film -
-X- Death by: Decapitation - BYZANTIUM
--- Distributor / Studio: Something Weird Video (R.I.P. Mike Vraney) -
-X- Documentary - VAL LEWTON:MAN IN THE SHADOWS
--- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space -
--- Found Footage -
-X- Frankenstein - FRANKENWEENIE
-X- From a Face Off Judge (Glenn Hetrick, Ve Neil, Neville Page or Patrick Tatopoulos) - ED WOOD (Ve Neil)
-X- Ghost / Haunting - SHOCK LABYRINTH 3D
-X- Giallo - BLACK SUNDAY
-X- J-Horror - SHOCK LABYRINTH 3D
--- Killer / Evil Animal -
-X- Killer / Evil Child - TRICK R TREAT
-X- Killer / Evil Doll - THE CONJURING (2013)
-X- Made-for-TV Movie - LIZZIE BORDEN TOOK AN AXE (2014)
-X- Monster / Creature Feature / Godzilla - CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON
-X- Mummy - THE MUMMY (1959)
--- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror
--- Nation of Origin: Mexico -
-X- Nazi - THE STRAIN
-X- Psychological - VALERIE AND HER WEEK OF WONDERS
-X- Rape / Revenge - INCIDENT ON AND OFF A MOUNTAIN ROAD
-X- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - LIZZIE BORDEN TOOK AN AXE
-X- Takes Place on a Holiday - TRICK R TREAT
-X- Takes Place on or Under the Sea - CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON
-X- Three Installments in a Franchise - CURSE OF FRANKENSTEIN, HORROR OF DRACULA, THE MUMMY (Hammer Remakes of Universal Classics)
-X- Vampire - BYZANTIUM
-X- Werewolf - CURSE OF THE WEREWOLF
-X- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - LE MOINE (THE MONK)
-X- With Commentary - THE HAUNTED PALACE
-X- With Two or More Horror Legends - THE MUMMY
-X- Zombie - THE EVIL DEAD

Watch films in at least three formats:
-X- First format, DVR, VAL LEWTON:MAN IN THE SHADOWS.
-X- Second format, Streaming (Netflix), KISS OF THE DAMNED.
-X- Third format, Blu-Ray, SHOCK LABRYNTH 3D

Watch films in at least three languages:
-X- First language, Japanese, SHOCK LABYRINTH 3D.
-X- Second language, Czech, VALERIE AND HER WEEK OF WONDERS
-X- Third language, French, LE MOINE

Select 8 decades of film history:
--- 1890 -
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
-x- 1920 - THE MONSTER
-X- 1930 - THE GHOUL
--- 1940 -
-X- 1950 - THE MUMMY
-X- 1960 - THE HORROR OF IT ALL
-x- 1970 - BLACULA
-X- 1980 - HOUSE OF THE LONG SHADOWS
-X- 1990 - MARY SHELLY'S FRANKENSTEIN
-X- 2000 - SHOCK LABYRINTH 3D
-X- 2010 - BYZANTIUM

Select 4 ratings:
--- G -
-X- PG - FRANKENWEENIE
--- PG-13 -
-X- R - KISS OF THE DAMNED
-X- X / NC-17 - THE EVIL DEAD
-X- Unrated - SHOCK LABYRINTH
--- M -
--- GP -


Attend a live event (convention, play, haunted house, ghost tour, etc.):
-X- NIGHTMARE ON WASHINGTON STREET, CLINTON, IL

Venture Into the Literary World:
--- Read a Horror Novel or Novella (insert title). OPTIONAL

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Melmoth's List

GOAL: 100
First Time View: *
Ratings:
A - Highly Recommended
B- Liked
C - Average
D- Poor
F -Terrible

September 30th, dusk

1. The Keep (1983) * Rating: D (Netflix Streaming)
I would recommend this for the cast but I thought it had a weak middle, the romance subplot seemed contrived and veered the plot off course.
2. The Uninvited (1944) * - Rating: C (Netflix DVD) (Theme Night) (31 Film Subset)
Didn't love it, didn't hate it. Had some effective scenes but I felt the humor lightened the mood too much for my tastes

October 1st

3. Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990) * - Rating: B (TV)(Theme Night)
Can't beat the phantom of the opera unmasked scene reenacted by gremlins, brilliant. I liked it better than the first and thought it had better characters overall, like Christopher Lee & the horror host.
4. The Scorcerers (1967) * Rating: B (DVD-R)
So, a movie about old people getting off on young peoples sensations, actually pretty appealing because of Karloff & his wife, they did a good job in this movie and basically it illustrates a moral test I think a lot of people would fail if given that kind of power.
5. The Monster Club (1981) * Rating: B (Blu-Ray)
I recommend this to anyone who loves classic monsters, the stories have a very Hammer feel even though it came out in the 80's, I didn't even think movies like this were still being made in that decade. It is just fun with a great cast.
6. Stalled (2013) * Rating: B (Netflix Streaming) (Theme Night) (31 Film Subset)
I think when the zombies become the background and the movie is more about human interaction, you have a successful zombie movie, and this succeed, especially for what looked like a low budget. Pleasant surprise.
7. Sinister (2012) * Rating: A (TV)
One of the more genuinely scary movies I've seen in a while, I felt chills quite a few times while watching it, highly recommended.

October 2nd

8. Wolf Creek (2005) * Rating: B (Netflix DVD) (Theme Night)
If you're looking for a vacation from hell movie, this is a good one to watch. Tension & a decent killer, recommended.
9. "Hammer House of Horror" The House that Bled to Death (TV episode 1980) * Rating: C (DVD) & "Hammer House of Horror" Charlie-Boy (TV episode 1980) * Rating: C (DVD)
The better of these two episodes would be the House that Bled to death, the highlight being the children's birthday party scene, that was brilliant whoever thought that up, but the scene should have lasted longer.
10. You'll Find Out (1940) * Rating: C (DVD)
The first hour wasn't much of a horror film but it started picking up in the last act and what makes this movie special is of course seeing Bela, Karloff, & Lorre together as villains.
11. The Carrier (1988) * Rating: F (Youtube Streaming) (31 Film Subset)
I could barely get through this, if it wasn't for the challenge I would have turned it off. Plot was a mess, hell everything was a mess, I would need a MST3K track to even begin to make this watchable.
12. Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight (1995) * Rating: C (TV)
It was okay, I felt it dragged in places.

October 3rd

13. You're Next (2011) * Rating: A (Netflix Streaming)
I had a lot of fun watching this. It has an interesting dynamic that all the victims in this slasher are related to each other. A good batten down the hatches, fight for your life film.
14. Demons of the Mind (1972) * Rating: C (DVD) (Theme Night)
One of the weirder Hammer films. I enjoyed the 19th century dressing, the plot wasn't that impressive.
15. Sleepwalkers (1992) * Rating: B (Netflix DVD) (Theme Night)
Madchen Amick, I like her from Twin Peaks, she brightened up this movie, plus the heroic cat, Linus I think?, he was cool.
16. V/H/S/2 (2013) * Rating: C (Netflix Streaming)
I favor the 1st movie. The segments with the weird chick & Ti West's from the first are still my favorites over any of these but the Cult segment was interesting and gorey. Thing about the V/H/S movies, they are fun to watch just nothing I feel like praising afterwards.

October 4th

17. Near Dark (1987) * Rating: B (TV)
Not as fun as Lost Boys but, had similar approach to vampires, one of the better contemporary vampire movies I've seen.
18. Witchfinder General (1968) * Rating: B (Blu-Ray)
One of Vincent Price's better roles, I think. Plays out the witch trials in a more historical way. Well worth watching for Vincent price's character.
19. All Cheerleaders Die (2013) * Rating: B (Netflix Streaming) (Theme Night)
This was fun, I like Lucky McKee's humor, plus it had lots to do with wicca. I don't know if the "part one" thing was a joke, but I would like a part two if it is coming.

October 5th
20. Evil Dead (2013) * Rating: B (TV)
This was a good remake, I'm kind of tired of homages to the originals in remakes. I wish they would just play it out like a sequel which this one seemed to be doing until the chainsaw and hand part.
21. Two Evil Eyes (1990) * Rating: C (Blu-Ray)
I like the Vincent price versions of these stories more, but I am glad this contemporary version exists. I will say, no matter how familiar I am with the ending of Black Cat, I still find it suspenseful every time I see it played out.
22. Come Out and Play (2012) * Rating: D (Netflix Streaming)
Basically a Mexican version of Children of the Corn. Netflix was streaming the hearing impaired version, which was really distracting and I felt it lessened my enjoyment of it, but nothing really stood out to me except for the ending which I liked.
23. Bordello of Blood (1996) * Rating: B (TV)
I think I read that the majority likes Demon Knight better, but I prefer Bordello, probably because I'm partial to vampires.

October 6th
24. Hellraiser: Bloodline (1996) * Rating: C (Neflix Streaming)
The scenes I really liked in this movie were the 18th century scenes, it made me really yearn for a full length period Hellraiser. I think the cenobites would clash really well with that era. This is a big cinema wish of mine that will probably never happen. The modern day portion wasn't that great, this one actually played like a anthology film.
25. The Comedy of Terrors (1963) * Rating: B (Blu-Ray)
I thought this was pretty damn hilarious, Karloff, Price... everyone did a great job, rewatchable.
26. See No Evil (2006) * Rating: C (TV)
Average slasher, entertaining but nothing I'd heap praises on. Sought it out so I'd be ready for the sequel that seems promising.
27. The Blair Witch Project (1999) * Rating: A (Neflix Streaming)
Lots of tension, gave me a good thrill after it was over which admirable since it never actually shows anything. And yes, another horror classic I took forever to see, thank you Netflix.

October 7th

28. Nurse 3D (2013) * Rating: D (TV)
This movie just seemed too soap opera-ish. I didn't like it, but worth the watch I guess if you like Paz.
29. The Whip and the Body (1963) * Rating: B (Blu-Ray)
Gothic horror with multiple scenes of Christopher lee whipping a lovely beauty, definitely a film for me.
30. "Tales from the Crypt" Loved to Death (TV episode 1991) * Rating: B (DVD) & "Tales from the Crypt" Carrion Death (TV episode 1991) * Rating: A (DVD) &
"Tales from the Crypt" The Trap (TV episode 1991) * Rating: C (DVD) & "Tales from the Crypt" Abra Cadaver (TV episode 1991) * Rating: B (DVD)
31. Stage Fright (2014) * Rating: C (Netflix Streaming)
I'm in to horror musicals but this one wasn't that great.

October 8th

32. Cat People (1982) * Rating: B (Netflix DVD)
Fuck yes to Bowie's theme. and this movie is basically a more mature version of the original that I love, but not necessarily better.
33. Howling V: The Rebirth (1989) * Rating: B (Netflix Streaming)
I liked this movie because it had a old school gothic horror feel, the whole plot was just interesting for a werewolf film.
34. Black Sheep (2006) * Rating: D (Netflix DVD)
I think the idea is humorous but I was just bored through most of it.

October 9th

35. "Rose Red" Episode #1.1 (TV Episode 2002) * Rating: B (DVD)
36. "Rose Red" Episode #1.2 (TV Episode 2002) * Rating: B (DVD)
37. A Bucket of Blood (1959) * Rating: B (TV)
Has the same sort of feel as Little Shop of Horrors, I enjoyed it,, surprised I missed seeing this for so long, I've seen a ton of Corman's classics and this was one of his best.

October 10th
38. New Year's Evil (1980) * Rating: B (Netflix Streaming)
Such a fun campy film "I'm EEEEVIL!"
39. "Rose Red" Episode #1.3 (TV Episode 2002) * Rating: B (DVD)
Rose Red was halfway decent. The 4+ hour run time makes the story feel dragged out, I felt the same way about the shining mini-series, but Emery is a stand out character, a Harold Lauder type.
40. Jennifer's Body (2009) * Rating: B (Netflix DVD)
Surprised I liked this, not a fan of Megan Fox but for teen demon rituals films, it was good. Reminded me of the Hack/Slash comics.

October 11th
41. "Tales from the Crypt" Top Billing (TV episode 1991) * Rating: B (DVD) & "Tales from the Crypt" Dead Wait (TV episode 1991) * Rating: A (DVD) &
"Tales from the Crypt" The Reluctant Vampire (TV episode 1991) * Rating: B (DVD) & "Tales from the Crypt" Easel Kill Ya (TV episode 1991) * Rating: B (DVD)
All decent episodes, Dead Wait stood out for it's gross factor.
42. Slumber Party Massacre III (1990) * Rating: A (DVD)
Greatest movie ever but I was drunk while watching it so...
37. Scanners (1981) * Rating: C (TV)
I wasn't crazy about it, it was a bit slow, effects were good.
43. Visiting Hours (1982) * Rating: D (Netflix Streaming)
This bored me, which is rare for an 80's slasher to do.

October 12th
44. Sightseers (2012) * Rating: C (Netflix Streaming)
There were some funny parts but overall I didn't care for it, not a huge fan of indie comedies like this.
45. The Phantom of the Opera (1989) * Rating: C (Netflix Streaming)
Definitely not my favorite version of Phantom but it was interesting to see a gory version.
46. "Hammer House of Horror" The Silent Scream (TV episode 1980) * Rating: A (DVD) & "Hammer House of Horror" Children of the Full Moon (TV episode 1980) * Rating: A (DVD)
Best episodes I've seen from this series so far.
47. Underworld (2003) * Rating: C (TV)
Big Budget action horror generally bores me, this was no different but Bill Nighy's character was cool.
October 13th
48. Return of the Fly (1959) * Rating: C (Blu-Ray)
Big step down from the first but at least they didn't copy it and I was somewhat curious about if
Spoiler:
it was posible to reverse the slpicing, which this film showed.

49. The Sacrament (2013) * Rating: B (Netflix Streaming)
Not my favorite of Ti West but it was fairly suspenseful for the first hour before things go crazy.
50. Scream of Fear (1961) * Rating: C DVD
This movie has it's charms. It is slow but the twists and a decent mystery makes it interesting.

October 14th
51. Wake Wood (2010) * Rating: B (Netflix Streaming)
Excellent part to see Timothy Spall in. Decent gore and tough to watch if you like animals.
52. Ravenous (1999) * Rating: C (Netflix Streaming)
The first 40 minutes were very good but it got rather dull after and didn't pick up again until the last 20 minutes.

October 15th
53. Insidious (2010) * Rating: B Netflix DVD
What stood this movie out for me was the astral projection topic, those scenes were very interesting, and like The Conjuring, it reminded me of Poltergeist.
54. Hostel (2005) * Rating: A (TV)
I liked the pacing, very suspenseful and brutal.
55. Hostel: Part III (2011) * Rating: C (Netflix Streaming)
I primarily watched this to see how this scenario goes down in Las Vegas because that is a place I've been to, so thought it would make it more interesting. This looks a lot cheaper than the previous one and it played that way. Not even in the same league as Roth and not very intense.
56. "The Walking Dead" Internment(TV episode 2013) * Rating: B (Netflix Streaming) & "The Walking Dead" Live Bait (TV episode 2013) * Rating: B (Netflix Streaming)
Just now getting caught up with season 4 because Netflix has spoiled me to wait for shows to stream so I don't have to deal with commercials. These episodes were alright.
57. "The Walking Dead" Dead Weight (TV Episode 2013) * Rating: B (Netflix Streaming) & "The Walking Dead" Too Far Gone (TV Episode 2013) * Rating: B (Netflix Streaming)
The govenor episodes were the best of the season so far.

October 16th
58. The Mummy's Hand (1940) * Rating: C DVD
Things I liked about this movie:mummy is creepier than original; George Zucco; Wallace Ford carrying around a doll named Poopsie; there was a magician. Things I didn't like: It was slow, mummy doesn't appear until over half way into the movie + I thought it was strange Zuccos's character goes all Imohtep at the end.
59. The Mummy's Tomb (1942) * Rating: C DVD
So this one gets right down to business with the mummy which fixes my primary criticism with the previous film but I ended up liking it less, probably because of the American setting + 10 minutes of recap at the beginning + lame ending.
60. "The Walking Dead" After (TV Episode 2014) * Rating: C Netflix Streaming & "The Walking Dead" Inmates (TV Episode 2014) * Rating: C Netflix Streaming
A couple of boring episodes.
61. Dead Silence (2007) * Rating: C Netflix Streaming
I liked the parts featuring Mary Shaw & her dolls but the rest of the characters were kind of boring, plot was just passable.

October 17th
62. We Are What We Are (2013) * Rating: B Netflix Streaming
A bit slow but an interesting take on modern American cannibalism.
63. The Human Centipede (First Sequence) 2009 * Rating: B Netflix Streaming
I didn't think I would like this movie but it is actually pretty suspenseful. Plus it had dark humor and Dieter Laser was too good in this.
64. The Brood (1979) * Rating: B TV
Those children in those pajamas, terrifying.
65. "Hammer House of Horror" Carpathian Eagle (TV Episode 1980) * Rating: A DVD & "Hammer House of Horror" Guardian of the Abyss (TV Episode 1980) * Rating: B DVD
Shaking things up with a woman killer who preys on men in Carpathian Eagle, I dug it & Guardians of the abyss is pretty good for occult lovers.

October 18th
66. The Hills Have Eyes (2006) * Rating: B TV
Pretty much the same as the original but a little more intense.

67. Annabelle (2014) * Rating: B Theater
Did not live up to The Conjuring, wanted it to be more like the beginning of the conjuring, too much use of the demon which I felt took away from the doll but it was at least semi-decent.

October 19th
68. Big Driver (TV Movie 2014) * Rating: B TV
This was my favorite story from Full Dark, No Stars, and it was a very loyal adaptation.
69. Jack's Back (1988) * Rating: B Netflix Streaming
It has that 80's vibe going for it, thught it was a decent crime film.
70. Sorority House Massacre (1986) * Rating: B Netflix Streaming
Goofy 80's slasher, pretty fun.
71. House of Wax (2005) * Rating: B TV
Surprisingly I liked this. I'm for remakes that go in a totally different direction and the climactic fight in the wax museum was trippy.
72. Detention (2011) * Rating: D Netflix Streaming
This movie got some laughs from me but I feel it was trying to hard to be like Scream and it was all over the place in plot.

October 20th
73. The Changeling (1980) * Rating: B Netflix DVD
Nice creepy atmosphere, the story is good, and + for George C. Scott.
74. Blacula (1972) * Rating: C DVD
Has the charms of the 70's, William Marshall has great presence as a vampire, but it was just alright, I thought it was a little slow.
75. Bride of the Monster (1955) Rating: B DVD (Happy Birthday Bela Lugosi)
I think this is Ed Woods best, even in camp fests Lugosi blows me away.
76. Bud Abbott and Lou Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948) Rating: B DVD (Happy Birthday Bela Lugosi)
What a classic, best one that brings all the monsters together.

October 21th
77. The Lair of the White Worm (1988) * Rating: A Netflix Streaming
Sexy weird, trippy, pagan snake gods, makes a good double feature with Dagon.
78. "The Walking Dead" Claimed (TV Episode 2014) * Rating: B Netflix Streaming & "The Walking Dead" Still (TV Episode 2014) * Rating: B Netflix Streaming
Getting more suspenseful after the slower 2 before it.
79. "The Walking Dead" Alone (TV Episode 2014) * Rating: B Netflix Streaming & "The Walking Dead" The Grove (TV Episode 2014) * Rating: B Netflix Streaming
80. "The Walking Dead" Us (TV Episode 2014) * Rating: B Netflix Streaming & "The Walking Dead" A (TV Episode 2014) * Rating: B Netflix Streaming
So, the later half of season four turned out alright,better than the first half even though everyone was separated.
81. Countess Dracula (1971) Rating: B Blu-Ray
Can't beat Ingrid Pitt, but I watched The Countess (2009) earlier this year and think it has finally dethroned this for best Bathory story.

October 22th

82. The Prowler (1981) * Rating: C Netflix DVD
I wasn't that impressed, I thought it was slow.
83. Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013) * Rating: B Netflix Streaming
Liked it better than the first, I think it was weirder and the back story of the Old Woman demon really makes this film.
84. Curse of the Demon (1957) * Rating: B TV
Occult goodness, One of the better American horror films from the 50's, but not much of a surprise as Jacques Turneur directed.

October 23rd

85. Intruder (1989) * Rating: B Blu-Ray
There are some great kills in this movie, not too suspenseful though.
86. The Uninvited (2009) * Rating: B Netflix DVD
The original was much creepier but this was faster paced and has the charms of Emily Browning.
87. The Sentinel (1977) * Rating: B TV
This movie was really good, a lot of strangeness with Burgess Merideth and the tenants of the brownstone, plus a good story.


October 24th
88. When a Stranger Calls (1979) * Rating: B Blu-Ray
The first 20 minutes make this movie, always like Durning showing up in horror.
89. The Bay (2012) * Rating: B Netflix Streaming
Not the most exciting found footage film but for sea horrors it was decent.
90. Jeepers Creepers (2001) * Rating: B Netflix DVD
The road rage parts in the beginning were my favorite but Jeepers is a creepy enjoyable villain.

October 25th
91. Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978) * Rating: B Netflix Streaming
92. Happy Birthday to Me (1981) * Rating: C Blu-Ray

October 26th
93. Club Dread (2004) * Rating: D TV
94. Grabbers (2012) * Rating: B Netflix Streaming


October 27th
95. The Strangers (2008) * Rating: C Netflix DVD
96. Occulus (2013) * Rating: B Redbox DVD
97. Byzantium (2012) * Rating: A TV

October 28th

98. Silent Hill (2006) * Rating: A TV
99. The American Scream (2012) * Rating: B Netflix Streaming
100. The Wicker Man (1973) Rating: A Blu-Ray
101. The Stuff (1985) * Rating: C Netflix Streaming

October 29th
102. The Ring (2002) * Rating: B Netflix DVD
103. The Unknown (1927) * Rating: B DVD
104. "Tales from the Crypt" Undertaking Palor (TV episode 1991) * Rating: B (DVD) & "Tales from the Crypt" Mournin' Mess (TV episode 1991) * Rating: C (DVD) &
"Tales from the Crypt" Split Second (TV episode 1991) * Rating: B (DVD) & "Tales from the Crypt" Deadline (TV episode 1991) * Rating: C (DVD)
105. The Grudge (2004) * Rating: C TV

October 30th
106. Saw III (2006) * Rating: B [Netflix DVD

Checklist:
Spoiler:
Select 10 actors: 10/10
-X- John Agar -or- Donald Pleasence -The Monster Club (1981)
-X- Adrienne Barbeau -or- Carolyn Purdy-Gordon - Two Evil Eyes (1990)
--- Bruce Campbell -or- Bill Moseley -
-X- Barbara Crampton -or- Phil Fondacaro -You're Next (2011)
-X- Jamie Lee Curtis -or- Jill Schoelen - The Phantom of the Opera (1989)
-X- Peter Cushing -or- Christopher Lee -Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990)
-X- Larry Drake -or- Michael Ironside -Visiting Hours (1982)
-X- Lisa Langlois -or- Lynn Lowry - Cat People (1982)
--- Suzi Lorraine -or- Sara Paxton -
--- Christopher George -or- Kevin McCarthy -
--- Jeff Goldblum -or- Christopher Walken -
--- Anthony Hopkins -or- Anthony Perkins -
-X- Boris Karloff -or- Bela Lugosi -You'll Find Out (1940)
--- Jordan Ladd -or- Tiffany Shepis -
--- José Mojica Marins -or- Paul Naschy -
-X- Malcolm McDowell -or- Julian Sands -Cat People (1982)
-X- Ray Milland -or- Vincent Price - The Monster Club (1981)
--- Andrew Prine -or- Robert Z'Dar -
--- Michael Ripper -or- Thorley Walters -
--- John Saxon -or- Barbara Steele -

Select 2 film composers: 2/2
--- John Frizzell -
--- Claudio Simonetti -
-X- Howard Shore -Scanners (1981)
-X- Frank Skinner - The Mummy's Hand (1940)

Select 5 directors: 5/5
-X- Dario Argento -or- Lucio Fulci -Two Evil Eyes (1990)
-X- Mario Bava -or- William Castle -The Whip and the Body (1963)
--- Lamberto Bava -or- Umberto Lenzi -
-X- Larry Cohen -or- Don Coscarelli - The Stuff (1985)
-X- Roger Corman -or- David DeCoteau -A Bucket of Blood (1959)
--- Ruggero Deodato -or- Herschell Gordon Lewis -
--- Kiyoshi Kurosawa -or- Hideo Nakata -
--- Tom Holland -or- Steve Miner -
--- The Pang Brothers (Danny & Oxide) -or- Takashi Miike -
-X- Ti West -or- Adam Wingard - You're Next (2011)

Select 2 make-up effects artists: 2/2
-X- Roy Ashton - The Monster Club (1981)
--- Greg Cannom -
--- Robert Hall -
-X- Dick Smith (R.I.P.) - The Sentinel (1977)

Select 2 producers:
-X- Jason Blum - Sinister (2012)
--- Herman Cohen -
--- Sam Katzman -
--- Guillermo del Toro -

Select 1 writer: 1/1
--- Robert Bloch -
-X- Charles B. Griffith -A Bucket of Blood (1959)
--- H.P. Lovecraft -

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types: 30/30
-X- *3-D Film -Nurse 3D (2013)
-X- Anthology Film -The Monster Club (1981)
-X- Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List -The Whip and the Body (1963)
-X- Appears on Video Nasties List -Visiting Hours (1982)
-X- Based on a Novel - The Keep (1983)
-X- Cannibalism - Ravenous (1999)
--- Cinema Inspired By: Stephen King -
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
-X- Comedy / Spoof -The Comedy of Terrors (1963)
-X- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film -The Uninvited (1944)
-X- Death by: Decapitation - Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight (1995)
--- Distributor / Studio: Something Weird Video (R.I.P. Mike Vraney) -
-X- Documentary - The American Scream (2012)
-X- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space -Hellraiser: Bloodline (1996)
-X- Found Footage -V/H/S/2 (2013)
--- Frankenstein -
-X- Ghost / Haunting -The Uninvited (1944)
--- Giallo -
--- J-Horror -
--- Judges of Face Off (Glenn Hetrick, Ve Neil, Neville Page or Patrick Tatopoulos) -
-X- Killer / Evil Animal -Black Sheep (2006)
-X- Killer / Evil Child -Come Out and Play (2012)
-X- Killer / Evil Doll - Annabelle (2014)
-X- Made-for-TV Movie - Big Driver (2014)
-X- Monster / Creature Feature / Godzilla - Grabbers (2012)
-X- Mummy -The Mummy's Hand (1940)
-X- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror - Stage Fright (2014)
--- Nation of Origin: Mexico -
-X- Nazi -The Keep (1983)
-X- Psychological -Scream of Fear (1961)
-X- Rape / Revenge - Big Driver (2014)
-X- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac -See No Evil (2006)
-X- Takes Place on a Holiday -New Year's Evil (1980)
--- Takes Place on or Under the Sea -
--- Three Installments in a Franchise -
-X- Vampire -Near Dark (1987)
-X- Werewolf -Howling V: The Rebirth (1989)
-X- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious -All Cheerleaders Die (2013)
--- With Commentary -
-X- With Two or More Horror Legends -The Comedy of Terrors (1963)
-X- Zombie -Stalled (2013)

Watch films in at least three formats:
--- First format, (insert format), (insert title).
--- Second format, (insert format), (insert title).
--- Third format, (insert format), (insert title).

Watch films in at least three languages:
-X- First language, (Italian), (The Whip and the Body (1963) ).
--- Second language, (insert language), (insert title).
--- Third language, (insert language), (insert title).

Select 8 decades of film history: 8/8
--- 1890 -
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
--- 1920 -
--- 1930 -
-X- 1940 -The Uninvited (1944)
-X- 1950 -Return of the Fly (1959)
-X- 1960 -The Scorcerers (1967)
-X- 1970 -Demons of the Mind (1972)
-X- 1980 -Near Dark (1987)
-X- 1990 -Bordello of Blood (1996)
-X- 2000 -Wolf Creek (2005)
-X- 2010 -Sinister (2012)

Select 4 ratings: 4/4
--- G -
-X- PG - Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
-X- PG-13 -Insidious (2010)
-X- R -Hostel (2005)
--- X / NC-17 -
-X- Unrated - Return of the Fly (1959)
--- M -
--- GP -


Attend a live event (convention, play, haunted house, ghost tour, etc.):
--- (insert event). OPTIONAL

Venture Into the Literary World:
-X- Read a Horror Novel or Novella (The Haunting of Hill House). OPTIONAL


31 Film Subset:
Spoiler:
-X- 10/01: mightysparks - Stalled (2013)
-X- 10/02: The Man with the Golden Doujinshi - The Carrier (1988)
--- 10/03: Darkgod - A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)
--- 10/04: PCBreakdown - Club Dread (2004)
-X- 10/05: rbrown498 - Come Out and Play (2012)
-X- 10/06: ntnon - The Comedy of Terrors (1963)
--- 10/07: Gobear - Phantom of the Paradise (1974)
--- 10/08: ororama - The Howling (1981)
-X- 10/09: Trevor - A Bucket of Blood (1959)
--- 10/10: clckworang - The Vampire Lovers (1970)
--- 10/11: Chad - The Funhouse (1988)
--- 10/12: indiephantom - Buried Alive (1990)
--- 10/13: Mondo Kane - Mimic 3: Sentinel (2003)
--- 10/14: Bladz - Rabid (1977)
--- 10/15: tarfrimmer - The Host (2006)
-X- 10/16: therja - Intruder (1989)
-X- 10/17: DaveyJoe - The Brood (1979)
--- 10/18: nezumi - I Was a Teenage Zombie (1987)
-X- 10/19: J. Farley - Jack's Back (1988)
--- 10/20: SethDLH - Vampire in Venice (aka "Prince of Night") (1988)
--- 10/21: Darth Maher - Christine (1983)
-X- 10/22: shellebelle - The Uninvited (2009)
--- 10/23: cwileyy - The House On Haunted Hill (1959)
--- 10/24: coyoteblue - Bio-Zombie (1998)
--- 10/25: Dimension X - The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971) / Dr. Phibes Rises Again (1972)
-X- 10/26: arw6040 - Oculus (2013)
--- 10/27: Undeadcow - The House That Dripped Blood (1971)
--- 10/28: shadokitty - Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988)
--- 10/29: SterlingBen - Rats: Night of Terror (1984)
--- 10/30: Melmoth - Here Comes the Devil (2012)
--- 10/31: jacob_b - Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)


Theme Nights:
Spoiler:
-X- 10/01: Better Crypts and Mortuaries - Bathrooms & Kitchens Edition -Stalled (2013)
-X- 10/02: Mosquito Bites & Outdoor Frights - Summer-Themed Horror Films -Wolf Creek (2005)
-X- 10/03: Nightmares & Dreamscapes - Dreams, Hallucinations & Drug Trips -Demons of the Mind (1972)
-X- 10/04: Hilariously Maniacal Acne-Ridden Mashup - Horror Comedies & Teen Screams -All Cheerleaders Die (2013)
-X- 10/05: Gilligan's Island It Ain't; Isolation & Death Await - Deserted Island Horrors -Come Out and Play (2012)
-X- 10/06: Revenge of the Chronological Horror Years Faceoff! - 1964 (50th) Vs. 1989 (25th) -The Comedy of Terrors (1963)
--- 10/07: Soundtracks In the Key of Death - Horror Films w/ Original Songs -
--- 10/08: Lascivious Lychanthrope Lunacy (Werewolves / Were-Creatures) On A Full Moon -
--- 10/09: What's On The Menu? You, Of Course! Foodservice Industry Terrors -
--- 10/10: Innuendo, Demonic T&A, Some Prostitutes & A Dash of Not-So-Gentle Foreplay - Lesbians, Brothels & Sex Demons -
--- 10/11: Print Media is Dead...Alive...Kicking & Screaming - 35 Years of Fangoria Covers -
--- 10/12: Die In Agony. Rest In Pieces. - Graveyard Horrors -
--- 10/13: Embarrassment Level Exceeded; IMDB Entry Deleted - Before They Were Stars -
--- 10/14: Vroom! Vroom! Decapitation, Mutilation, Death & Doom! Motorcycle Horrors -
--- 10/15: Laden with MSG; Your Insides Will Bleed! The Asian Buffet of Tantalizing Terrors! -
--- 10/16: Slashing More Than Just Prices! - Retail Establishment Terrors -
--- 10/17: Intertwined Deadly Domestic Dispute: Parental Units - Demented Dads & Bad Mothas -
--- 10/18: Some Defunct, But the Terrors Continue To Run Amok - 1980's Video Companies -
--- 10/19: It Slices! It Dices! It Circumcises! - Slashers / Giallos / Serial Killers -
--- 10/20: Blood Sucking Freaks of the Apocalypse - Vampires & Apocalyptic Horror -
--- 10/21: Demise & Dispair By Land & By Air - Planes, Trains & Automobiles -
--- 10/22: Intertwined Deadly Domestic Dispute: Killer Offspring - Sibling Rivalry -
--- 10/23: Mario's Castle of Gimmicks & Gothic Gore
The 100th Birthday Celebration of Mario Bava & William Castle -
--- 10/24: Mausoleum Mayhem; Gangrene Brainstem! - Zombies -
--- 10/25: Mass Marathon of the Damned 5 - Drive-In Double Features: It's Alive! -
--- 10/26: Ectoplasmic Delights; Strong Emotional Frights - Supernatural & Quiet / Soft -
--- 10/27: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies -
--- 10/28: Identities...Conceal! Depraved Homicidal Maniacs Always Kill! - Masked Killers -
--- 10/29: Monsterama. Monsterpalooza. Monsteritis. - Creature Features -
--- 10/30: Demented Devil's Night Debauchery - Demonic Possession / Satanic / Witchcraft -
--- 10/31: All Hallows Eve Horrifically Hideous Hellfest - Halloween Related -

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October 1

1. Cropsey ☠
2. Munger Road ☠
3. Absence ☠
4. Texas Chainsaw 3D ☠
5. Sorority House Massacre II ☠
6. MST3K Those Incredibly Strange Creatures who Stopped Living and Became Mixed Up Zombies ☠


October 2

7. 7 Below ☠
8. The Prophecy II
9. The Prophecy : Forsaken ☠
10. Alien Abduction ☠

October 3

11. The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia ☠
12. Apollo 18 ☠

October 4

13. Insidious Chapter II ☠

October 5

14. You're Next ☠
15. The Prophecy III ☠
16. The Prophecy : Uprising ☠
17. Orca: The Killer Whale ☠
18. Barricade ☠
19. Jug Face ☠
20. Carrie (2013) ☠
21. Invasion of the Body Snatchers ☠


October 6

22. The Town that Dreaded Sundown ☠
23. Big Ass Spider ☠
24. Night of the Creeps ☠
25. Birth of the Living Dead ☠
26. Jack Frost ☠
27. Leprechaun ☠
28. Curse of the Puppet Master ☠
29. The Monkey's Paw (2013) ☠
30. MST3K Devil's Fish ☠


October 7

31. Nightmare Factory ☠
32. Contracted ☠
33. Lizzie Borden Took an Ax ☠
34. Humanoids from the Deep ☠

October 8

35. The Nightmare Before Christmas ☠

October 9

36. Shivers

October 10

37. Hell's Gate 11:11 ☠
38. The Hitcher II: I've been Waiting ☠
39. Evil Remains ☠
40. Witchfinder General ☠

October 11

41. Black Sabbath ☠

October 12

42. Phantoms ☠
43. A Haunting in Salem ☠
44. Rites of Spring ☠

October 13

45. Scar ☠
46. The Maze ☠
47. Event Horizon
48. Messiah of Evil
49. An American Ghost Story ☠
50. The Sacrament ☠
51. Haunter ☠
52. Barrio Tales ☠

October 14

53. The Seasoning House ☠
54. The Pact ☠
55. Cargo ☠
56. The Woman ☠

October 15

57. The Mooring ☠
58. The Awakening ☠
59. The Chair ☠

October 16

60. Almost Human ☠

October 17

61. The Happy House ☠

October 18

62. Parasitic ☠
63. The Believers ☠
64. Monkey Shines ☠
65. Audrey Rose

October 19

66. My Babysitter's a Vampire ☠
67. Mine Games ☠
68. The Initiation

October 20

69. The Returned ☠
70. Dread ☠

October 21

71. Abandoned Mine ☠
72. Dark Touch ☠
73. Haunt ☠
74. The Graves ☠
75. All Cheerleaders Die ☠
76. Stalker ☠

October 22

77. Red Water ☠

October 23

78. Hatchet for the Honeymoon ☠
79. Antisocial ☠
80. The Taking of Deborah Logan ☠

October 24

81. Here Comes the Devil ☠
82. Sharknado ☠
83. La Leyenda De La Llorana ☠

October 25

84. Misbegotten ☠

October 26

85. Satanic ☠

October 27

86. Dumplings ☠
87. Splintered ☠
88. Mountaintop Motel Massacre ☠
89. Chernobyl Diaries ☠

October 28

90. The Bell Witch Haunting ☠
91. The Evictors ☠
92. The Host ☠
93. World War Z ☠
94. The Undying ☠
95. The Frighteners ☠
96. Mimic ☠

October 29

97. Mimic II: Hardshell ☠
98. Mimic III: Sentinel☠
99. Dust Devil ☠


October 30

100. Citadel ☠
101. Children of the Corn III : Urban Harvest ☠
102. Beneath ☠

October 31

103. Dead End ☠
104. Proxy ☠
105. The Apparition ☠
106. Oculus ☠
107. The Conjuring ☠
108. Trick ' R Treat ☠
109. Frontiere[ s ] ☠
110. Deadgirl ☠
111. Paranormal Activity : The Marked Ones ☠
112. Evil Dead ( 2013) ☠

☠ Denotes First-Time Viewing

Stats

Formats Viewed: 2, 105 streaming and 7 DVDs
First Time viewings: 106
Personal Goal: 100, finish stack of birthday dvds
Actual total: 112, stack of birthday dvds complete!
Most Movies Watched in One Day: 10
Favorite Films: Frontiere [ s ], Paranormal Activity : The Marked Ones, Alien Abduction, Proxy, You're Next
Worst Films: Parasitic, Sorority House Massacre II
Most Disgusting Movie: Frontiere[ s ], Evil Dead, Texas Chainsaw 3D, Contracted
Scariest Movie: Alien Abduction
Years I Have Participated in this Challenge: 2007,2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014



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* first time viewing

List is complete!

Goal 20. Actual 14
Participated since the beginning!

BluRays=6
DVD= 5
VHS=3
First Time Views=1
Decades Viewed=
1960's 1
1970's 3
1980's 7
2000's 2
Also noticed most viewings were between the beginning and end of each decade.


October 5th
1: Halloween (1978)
Blu-Ray(new box set version with original mono mix)

October 8th
2: Tales From The Crypt: Season One (1989)
episodes: The Man Who Was Death, And All Through The House, Dig That Cat... He's Real Gone, Only Sin Deep.

October 11th
3: Salem's Lot: The Full Length Mini-Series (1979) VHS

October 12th
4: Halloween II (1981) Blu-Ray

October 13th
5: The Funhouse (1981) DVD *

October 17th
6: Halloween 4: The Return of Micheal Myers (1988) Blu-ray

October 18th
7: The Entity (1982) DVD

October 22nd
8: Christine (1983) Blu-Ray
9: The Last House On The Left (1972) unrated version, Blu-Ray

October 24th
10: Mother Of Tears (2007) R-Rated Version, DVD

October 26th
11: The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1962) cut version, VHS
12: The Vampire Lovers (1970) cut R rated version, VHS

October 27th
13: Aliens Vs Predator: Requiem (2007) unrated version, DVD

October 31st
14: Halloween 5 (1989) Blu-Ray.

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Damn, late to the thread again!

RESERVED!

Blu-Ray
DVD
TV/TiVo

9th Year Participating
First time viewing*
Goal = a paltry 40, with at least 50% being first time viewings
Total viewed - 43
Blu-Rays - 13-1/4
DVDs - 25
TV - 4-3/4
First time viewings - 28 (65+%)

September 30
1. Them (Ils)

October 1
2. Them!*
3. Dead Snow*

October 2
4. Wind Chill*

October 3
5. Dead Sea*
6. Patrick (2013)*


October 4
7. Spider Baby*
8. Mortuary (1981)
9. Insidious Chapter 2

October 5
10. I Sell The Dead*
11. Abbott & Costello Meet Frankenstein

October 6
12. Let Me In

October 7
13. Blacula*

October 8
14. Juan of the Dead*

October 10
15. Sleepy Hollow S02E03 "The Kindred" *
Sleepy Hollow S02E04 "Root of All Evil"
16. Creature*

October 11
17. Quarantine 2: The Terminal*

October 12
18. Grizzly*

October 13
19. The Collector
20. Bad Moon*

October 14
21. The Collection

October 15
22. Eden Lake*

October 16
23. The Orphan Killer*

October 17
24. Hatchet

October 18
25. Sinister
26. Cockneys vs. Zombies*

October 19
27. Compound Fracture*
28. Torment*
29. The Walking Dead S05E01 "No Sanctuary"*
The Walking Dead S05E02 "Strangers"

October 20
30. Hell Baby*

October 22
31. Frankenstein (1931)

October 25
32. Monster Squad
33. Outpost*
34. Grimm S04E01 "Thanks For the Memories" (10-24)*
Constantine S01E01 "Non Est Asylum" (10-25)
35. All Cheerleaders Die*

October 26
36. Pit and the Pendulum*
37. The Masque of the Red Death*
38. Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon

October 28
39. Near Dark

October 29
40. Trick r Treat
41. Sleepy Hollow S02E04 "Go Where I Send The..."*
Sleepy Hollow S02E05 "The Weeping Lady"
42. Toy Story of Terror*
The Walking Dead S05E03 "Four Walls and a Roof"
The Simpsons "Treehouse of Horror XXV"
43. Halloween (1978)


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*LIST COMPLETED*

I'm trying this marathon for the 1st time. Not going by any predetermined list or themes but I will watch all the Ed Gein inspired films hopefully in one day.

Psycho (1960) [watched]
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) [watched]
Deranged (1974) [not watched]
The Silence Of The Lambs (1991) [not watched]
Ed Gein (2000) [not watched]
Ed Gein: The Butcher Of Plainfield (2007) [not watched]

*= first time viewing

Sept. 30 - Dusk

001 The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)* [Arrow BD]
002 The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) [4K BD]

Oct. 01

003 Gremlins (1984) [BD]
004 The Crazies (1973) [BD]
005 Orozco The Embalmer (2001)* [Camera Obscura DVD] [this one was very hard to watch]
006 Dracula (1931) [BD]

Oct. 02

007 White Of The Eye (1986)* [Arrow BD]
008 Friday The 13th (1980) [BD]
009 The Swimmer (1968)* [BD]
010 Suspected Death Of A Minor (1975) [Camera Obscura/Sazuma DVD]
011 Super Bitch (1973)* [Arrow DVD]
012 Frankenstein (1931) [BD]

Oct. 03

013 The Evil Dead (1981) [BD]
014 Evil Dead 2: Dead By Dawn (1987) [BD]
015 Bruce Campbell vs. The Army Of Darkness (1993) [U.S. theatrical cut] [German BD]
016 I Vampiri (1957)* [Arrow SD BD]
017 The Mask Of Satan (1960) [Arrow BD]

Oct. 04

018 The Mummy (1932)* [BD]
019 John Carpenter's The Thing (1982) [BD]
020 Psycho (1960) [BD]
021 Invasion Of The Body Snatchers (1978) [Arrow BD]

Oct. 05

022 Happy Birthday To Me (1981)* [BD] [awful, complete mess of a film]
023 When A Stranger Calls (1979)* [BD] [surprisingly good film]
024 Prom Night (1980)* [BD]
025 The Invisible Man (1933)* [BD] [very gimmicky but still a very good film]
026 Dressed To Kill (1980) [Arrow BD] [absolute masterpiece, stunning score]

Oct. 06

027 Blow Out (1981) [Arrow BD]
028 Deadly Blessing (1981) [Arrow BD]
029 Body Double (1984) [Twilight Time BD]
030 Re-Animator (1985) [BD]
031 A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984) [BD]

Oct. 07

032 The Bird With The Crystal Plumage (1970) [Blue Underground DVD - only uncut version]
033 The Cat O'Nine Tails (1971) [BU BD]

Oct. 08

034 Bride Of Frankenstein (1935)* [BD]
035 Alien (1979) [BD] [theatrical cut]
036 Aliens (1986) [BD] [theatrical cut]
037 The Terminator (1984) [BD]

Oct. 09

038 The Wolf Man (1941)* [BD]
039 Anguish (1987)* [German BD] [fantastic surprise of a film; highly recommended]
040 The Return Of The Living Dead (1985) [BD]
041 Phantom Of The Opera (1943) [BD]
042 I Tre Volti Della Paura (1963)* [Arrow BD] [Italian version of Black Sabbath]

Oct. 10

043 Spirits Of The Dead (1968)* [Arrow BD] [remarkable anthology film]
044 Creature From The Black Lagoon (1954)* [BD]
045 Night Of The Living Dead (1968) [Happinet BD]

Oct. 11

046 Jaws (1975) [BD]
047 Sorcerer (1977)* [BD] [Wages Of Fear is much better]
048 Voyage To Agatis (2010)* [DVD]
049 Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990) [BD]

Oct. 12

050 Intruder (1989)* [German BD]
051 Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984)* [BD]

Oct. 13

052 Black Swan (2010)* [BD]
053 Misery (1990) [BD]

Oct. 14

054 Cujo (1983) [BD]
055 Creepshow (1982) [BD]

Oct. 15

056 Don't Go In The House (1980)* [Arrow DVD]
057 Pin (1988)* [Arrow DVD]

Oct. 16

058 The Initiation (1984)* [Arrow DVD]
059 Slumber Party Massacre (1982)* [BD]

Oct. 17

060 Mark Of The Witch (1970)* Code Red DVD]
061 Crypt Of The Living Dead (1973)* [Code Red DVD]
062 The Murder Clinic (1966)* [Code Red DVD]

Oct. 18

063 The Last House On The Beach (1978)* [Camera Obscura/Sazuma DVD] [phenomenal but brutal film]
064 Vase De Noces (1974)* [Camera Obscura DVD] [The most viscerally disgusting film ever]
065 Four Flies On Grey Velvet (1971) [German Koch BD]
066 Deep Red (1975) [BU BD]

Oct. 19

067 Suspiria (1977) [Cine-Excess BD]
068 Inferno (1980) [German Koch BD]
069 Tenebrae (1982) [Arrow Steelbook BD]
070 Phenomena (1984) [Arrow BD]

Oct. 20

071 Sisters (1973)* [Arrow BD]
072 Opera (1987) [Arrow DVD]

Oct. 21

073 Martin (1978) [Arrow DVD]
074 The Birds (1963) [BD]
075 Spider Baby (1964)* [Arrow BD]

Oct. 22

076 The Girl Who Knew Too Much (1963) [Image DVD]
077 La Porta Sul Buio (1973) [The Tram & Eyewitness] [Mya DVD]

Oct. 23

078 The Whip And The Body (1963) [VCI DVD]
079 Blood And Black Lace (1964) [VCI DVD]
080 Kill, Baby...Kill! (1966) [Dark Sky DVD] [Greatest ghost story ever!]
081 5 Dolls For An August Moon (1970) [Image DVD]

Oct. 24

082 Hatchet For The Honeymoon (1970) [Image DVD]
083 A Bay Of Blood (1971) [Kino BD]
084 Baron Blood (1972) [Arrow BD]

Oct. 25

085 Lisa And The Devil (1973) [Arrow BD]
086 Rabid Dogs (1974) [German Lucertola DVD]

Oct. 26

087 Shock (1977)* [AB DVD]
088 Terror Express (1979)* [Camera Obscura DVD]

Oct. 27

089 So Sweet, So Dead (1972)* [Camera Obscura DVD]
090 Wild Beasts (1984)* [Camera Obscura DVD]

Oct. 28

091 The Exorcist (1973) [BD] [Theatrical Version]
092 The Exorcist III (1990) [BD]
093 Halloween (1978) [35th BD]

Oct. 29

094 The Funhouse (1981) [Arrow BD]
095 Rollercoaster (1977) [DVD]

Oct. 30

096 La Orca (1976)* [Camera Obscura DVD]
097 Tropic Of Cancer (1972)* [Camera Obscura DVD]

Oct. 31

098 The Forbidden Photos Of A Lady Above Suspicion (1970)* [Camera Obscura DVD]
099 Mondo Candido (1975)* [Camera Obscura DVD]
100 Spirits Of Death (1972)* [Camera Obscura DVD]

Arrow = 23
Camera Obscura = 12
BD = 67
DVD = 33
1st time views = 42
Goal = 100 [met!]
1930's = 5
1940's = 3
1950's = 2
1960's = 13
1970's = 39
1980's = 31
1990's = 4
2000's = 1
2010's = 2
1st time challenge!

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Re: The 10th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Threa

I bombed last year looking to watch more horror this year. most likely wont hit 100 but will try my best
9/30
1. Leprechuan origins
2. The Uninvited
3. House

10/1
4. Stalled
5. 13 Ghosts
6. Blood Diner

10/2
7. Wolf Creek
8. Wolf Creek 2
9. The Carrier

10/3
10. Noes 3
11. Jacobs Ladder

10/4
12. Shaun of the Dead
13. Ghost Ship

Spoiler:

-X- 10/01: Better Crypts and Mortuaries - Bathrooms & Kitchens Edition - Blood DINER
-X- 10/02: Mosquito Bites & Outdoor Frights - Summer-Themed Horror Films -Wolf Creek
-X- 10/03: Nightmares & Dreamscapes - Dreams, Hallucinations & Drug Trips - Jacobs Ladder
-X- 10/04: Hilariously Maniacal Acne-Ridden Mashup - Horror Comedies & Teen Screams - Shaun of the Dead
--- 10/05: Gilligan's Island It Ain't; Isolation & Death Await - Deserted Island Horrors -
--- 10/06: Revenge of the Chronological Horror Years Faceoff! - 1964 (50th) Vs. 1989 (25th) -
--- 10/07: Soundtracks In the Key of Death - Horror Films w/ Original Songs -
--- 10/08: Lascivious Lychanthrope Lunacy (Werewolves / Were-Creatures) On A Full Moon -
--- 10/09: What's On The Menu? You, Of Course! Foodservice Industry Terrors -
--- 10/10: Innuendo, Demonic T&A, Some Prostitutes & A Dash of Not-So-Gentle Foreplay - Lesbians, Brothels & Sex Demons -
--- 10/11: Print Media is Dead...Alive...Kicking & Screaming - 35 Years of Fangoria Covers -
--- 10/12: Die In Agony. Rest In Pieces. - Graveyard Horrors -
--- 10/13: Embarrassment Level Exceeded; IMDB Entry Deleted - Before They Were Stars -
--- 10/14: Vroom! Vroom! Decapitation, Mutilation, Death & Doom! Motorcycle Horrors -
--- 10/15: Laden with MSG; Your Insides Will Bleed! The Asian Buffet of Tantalizing Terrors! -
--- 10/16: Slashing More Than Just Prices! - Retail Establishment Terrors -
--- 10/17: Intertwined Deadly Domestic Dispute: Parental Units - Demented Dads & Bad Mothas -
--- 10/18: Some Defunct, But the Terrors Continue To Run Amok - 1980's Video Companies -
--- 10/19: It Slices! It Dices! It Circumcises! - Slashers / Giallos / Serial Killers -
--- 10/20: Blood Sucking Freaks of the Apocalypse - Vampires & Apocalyptic Horror -
--- 10/21: Demise & Dispair By Land & By Air - Planes, Trains & Automobiles -
--- 10/22: Intertwined Deadly Domestic Dispute: Killer Offspring - Sibling Rivalry -
--- 10/23: Mario's Castle of Gimmicks & Gothic Gore
The 100th Birthday Celebration of Mario Bava & William Castle -
--- 10/24: Mausoleum Mayhem; Gangrene Brainstem! - Zombies -
--- 10/25: Mass Marathon of the Damned 5 - Drive-In Double Features: It's Alive! -
--- 10/26: Ectoplasmic Delights; Strong Emotional Frights - Supernatural & Quiet / Soft -
--- 10/27: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies -
--- 10/28: Identities...Conceal! Depraved Homicidal Maniacs Always Kill! - Masked Killers -
--- 10/29: Monsterama. Monsterpalooza. Monsteritis. - Creature Features -
--- 10/30: Demented Devil's Night Debauchery - Demonic Possession / Satanic / Witchcraft -
--- 10/31: All Hallows Eve Horrifically Hideous Hellfest - Halloween Related -


Spoiler:

-X- 10/01: mightysparks - Stalled (2013)
-X- 10/02: The Man with the Golden Doujinshi - The Carrier (1988)
-X- 10/03: Darkgod - A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)
--- 10/04: PCBreakdown - Club Dread (2004)
--- 10/05: rbrown498 - Come Out and Play (2012)
--- 10/06: ntnon - The Comedy of Terrors (1963)
--- 10/07: Gobear - Phantom of the Paradise (1974)
--- 10/08: ororama - The Howling (1981)
--- 10/09: Trevor - A Bucket of Blood (1959)
--- 10/10: clckworang - The Vampire Lovers (1970)
--- 10/11: Chad - The Funhouse (1988)
--- 10/12: indiephantom - Buried Alive (1990)
--- 10/13: Mondo Kane - Mimic 3: Sentinel (2003)
--- 10/14: Bladz - Rabid (1977)
--- 10/15: tarfrimmer - The Host (2006)
--- 10/16: therja - Intruder (1989)
--- 10/17: DaveyJoe - The Brood (1979)
--- 10/18: nezumi - I Was a Teenage Zombie (1987)
--- 10/19: J. Farley - Jack's Back (1988)
--- 10/20: SethDLH - Vampire in Venice (aka "Prince of Night") (1988)
--- 10/21: Darth Maher - Christine (1983)
--- 10/22: shellebelle - The Uninvited (2009)
--- 10/23: cwileyy - The House On Haunted Hill (1959)
--- 10/24: coyoteblue - Bio-Zombie (1998)
--- 10/25: Dimension X - The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971) / Dr. Phibes Rises Again (1972)
--- 10/26: arw6040 - Oculus (2013)
--- 10/27: Undeadcow - The House That Dripped Blood (1971)
--- 10/28: shadokitty - Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988)
--- 10/29: SterlingBen - Rats: Night of Terror (1984)
--- 10/30: Melmoth - Here Comes the Devil (2012)
--- 10/31: jacob_b - Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)


Spoiler:
Select 10 actors:
--- John Agar -or- Donald Pleasence -
--- Adrienne Barbeau -or- Carolyn Purdy-Gordon -
--- Bruce Campbell -or- Bill Moseley -
--- Barbara Crampton -or- Phil Fondacaro -
--- Jamie Lee Curtis -or- Jill Schoelen -
--- Peter Cushing -or- Christopher Lee -
--- Larry Drake -or- Michael Ironside -
--- Lisa Langlois -or- Lynn Lowry -
--- Suzi Lorraine -or- Sara Paxton -
--- Christopher George -or- Kevin McCarthy -
--- Jeff Goldblum -or- Christopher Walken -
--- Anthony Hopkins -or- Anthony Perkins -
--- Boris Karloff -or- Bela Lugosi -
--- Jordan Ladd -or- Tiffany Shepis -
--- José Mojica Marins -or- Paul Naschy -
--- Malcolm McDowell -or- Julian Sands -
--- Ray Milland -or- Vincent Price -
--- Andrew Prine -or- Robert Z'Dar -
--- Michael Ripper -or- Thorley Walters -
--- John Saxon -or- Barbara Steele -

Select 2 film composers:
--- John Frizzell -
--- Claudio Simonetti -
--- Howard Shore -
--- Frank Skinner -

Select 5 directors:
--- Dario Argento -or- Lucio Fulci -
--- Mario Bava -or- William Castle -
--- Lamberto Bava -or- Umberto Lenzi -
--- Larry Cohen -or- Don Coscarelli -
--- Roger Corman -or- David DeCoteau -
--- Ruggero Deodato -or- Herschell Gordon Lewis -
--- Kiyoshi Kurosawa -or- Hideo Nakata -
--- Tom Holland -or- Steve Miner -
--- The Pang Brothers (Danny & Oxide) -or- Takashi Miike -
--- Ti West -or- Adam Wingard -

Select 2 make-up effects artists:
--- Roy Ashton -
--- Greg Cannom -
--- Robert Hall -
--- Dick Smith (R.I.P.) -

Select 2 producers:
--- Jason Blum -
--- Herman Cohen -
--- Sam Katzman -
--- Guillermo del Toro -

Select 1 writer:
--- Robert Bloch -
--- Charles B. Griffith -
--- H.P. Lovecraft -

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
--- *3-D Film -
--- Anthology Film -
--- Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List -
--- Appears on Video Nasties List -
--- Based on a Novel -
--- Cannibalism -
--- Cinema Inspired By: Stephen King -
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
--- Comedy / Spoof -
--- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film -
--- Death by: Decapitation -
--- Distributor / Studio: Something Weird Video (R.I.P. Mike Vraney) -
--- Documentary -
--- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space -
--- Found Footage -
--- Frankenstein -
--- From a Face Off Judge (Glenn Hetrick, Ve Neil, Neville Page or Patrick Tatopoulos) -
--- Ghost / Haunting -
--- Giallo -
--- J-Horror -
--- Killer / Evil Animal -
--- Killer / Evil Child -
--- Killer / Evil Doll -
--- Made-for-TV Movie -
--- Monster / Creature Feature / Godzilla -
--- Mummy -
--- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror
--- Nation of Origin: Mexico -
--- Nazi -
--- Psychological -
--- Rape / Revenge -
--- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac -
--- Takes Place on a Holiday -
--- Takes Place on or Under the Sea -
--- Three Installments in a Franchise -
--- Vampire -
--- Werewolf -
--- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious -
--- With Commentary -
--- With Two or More Horror Legends -
--- Zombie -

Watch films in at least three formats:
--- First format, (insert format), (insert title).
--- Second format, (insert format), (insert title).
--- Third format, (insert format), (insert title).

Watch films in at least three languages:
--- First language, (insert language), (insert title).
--- Second language, (insert language), (insert title).
--- Third language, (insert language), (insert title).

Select 8 decades of film history:
--- 1890 -
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
--- 1920 -
--- 1930 -
--- 1940 -
--- 1950 -
--- 1960 -
--- 1970 -
--- 1980 -
--- 1990 -
--- 2000 -
--- 2010 -

Select 4 ratings:
--- G -
--- PG -
--- PG-13 -
--- R -
--- X / NC-17 -
--- Unrated -
--- M -
--- GP -


Attend a live event (convention, play, haunted house, ghost tour, etc.):
--- (insert event). OPTIONAL

Venture Into the Literary World:
--- Read a Horror Novel or Novella (insert title). OPTIONAL

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Re: The 10th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Threa

List complete
Total: 37, Goal: 31, First time viewings: 20
Most viewed decade: 1980s (15)
October Horror Movie Challenge 2014
Goal: 31 Movies
  1. Horror Express (1972) DVD
  2. Funeral Home (1980) DVD ☼
  3. Spirits of the Dead (1968) DVD ☼
  4. The Woman in Black (2012) Blu-ray ☼
  5. Horror Hospital (1973) DVD ☼
  6. The Amityville Horror (1979) DVD ☼
  7. Amityville II: The Possession (1982) DVD ☼
  8. Amityville 3-D (1983) DVD ☼
  9. Frankenstein and the Monster From Hell (1974) DVD, with commentary
  10. Dark Shadows (2012) Blu-ray ☼
  11. Tower of Evil (1972) DVD ☼
  12. Transylvania 6-5000 (1985) DVD ☼
  13. The Hearse (1980) DVD ☼
  14. The Beast with a Million Eyes (1955) DVD ☼
  15. A Blade in the Dark (1983) DVD ☼
  16. The Cabin in the Woods (2012) Blu-ray ☼
  17. My Bloody Valentine (1981) DVD ☼
  18. April Fool's Day (1986) DVD ☼
  19. The Loved Ones (2009) DVD ☼
  20. The Phantom from 10,000 Leagues (1955) DVD
  21. The Shining (1980) Blu-ray
  22. A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) Blu-ray
  23. A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985) Blu-ray
  24. A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987) Blu-ray
  25. John Carpenter's Vampires (1998) DVD ☼
  26. X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes (1963) DVD
  27. Elvira: Mistress of the Dark (1988) DVD
  28. A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988) Blu-ray
  29. A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (1989) Blu-ray
  30. Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991) Blu-ray
  31. Wes Craven's New Nightmare (1994) Blu-ray
  32. Village of the Damned (1960) DVD ☼
  33. Children of the Damned (1964) ☼
  34. Dracula (1931) DVD
  35. Dracula's Daughter (1936) DVD
  36. Son of Dracula (1943) DVD
  37. House of Dracula (1945) DVD

☼ = First Time Viewing

Checklist:
Spoiler:
Select 10 actors:
--- John Agar -or- Donald Pleasence -
--- Adrienne Barbeau -or- Carolyn Purdy-Gordon -
--- Bruce Campbell -or- Bill Moseley -
--- Barbara Crampton -or- Phil Fondacaro -
--- Jamie Lee Curtis -or- Jill Schoelen -
-X- Peter Cushing -or- Christopher Lee - Horror Express
--- Larry Drake -or- Michael Ironside -
--- Lisa Langlois -or- Lynn Lowry -
--- Suzi Lorraine -or- Sara Paxton -
--- Christopher George -or- Kevin McCarthy -
-X- Jeff Goldblum -or- Christopher Walken - Transylvania 6-5000
--- Anthony Hopkins -or- Anthony Perkins -
-X- Boris Karloff -or- Bela Lugosi - Dracula
--- Jordan Ladd -or- Tiffany Shepis -
--- José Mojica Marins -or- Paul Naschy -
--- Malcolm McDowell -or- Julian Sands -
-X- Ray Milland -or- Vincent Price - X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes
--- Andrew Prine -or- Robert Z'Dar -
--- Michael Ripper -or- Thorley Walters -
-X- John Saxon -or- Barbara Steele - A Nightmare on Elm Street

Select 2 film composers:
--- John Frizzell -
--- Claudio Simonetti -
--- Howard Shore -
--- Frank Skinner -

Select 5 directors:
--- Dario Argento -or- Lucio Fulci -
--- Mario Bava -or- William Castle -
-X- Lamberto Bava -or- Umberto Lenzi - A Blade in the Dark
--- Larry Cohen -or- Don Coscarelli -
-X- Roger Corman -or- David DeCoteau - X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes
--- Ruggero Deodato -or- Herschell Gordon Lewis -
--- Kiyoshi Kurosawa -or- Hideo Nakata -
--- Tom Holland -or- Steve Miner -
--- The Pang Brothers (Danny & Oxide) -or- Takashi Miike -
--- Ti West -or- Adam Wingard -

Select 2 make-up effects artists:
--- Roy Ashton -
-X- Greg Cannom - A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors
--- Robert Hall -
--- Dick Smith (R.I.P.) -

Select 2 producers:
--- Jason Blum -
--- Herman Cohen -
--- Sam Katzman -
--- Guillermo del Toro -

Select 1 writer:
--- Robert Bloch -
--- Charles B. Griffith -
--- H.P. Lovecraft -

Select 30 of the following sub-genres / types:
-X- *3-D Film - Amityville 3-D
-X- Anthology Film - Spirits of the Dead
-X- Appears on BFI's 100 European Horror Films List - Spirits of the Dead
--- Appears on Video Nasties List -
-X- Based on a Novel - The Woman in Black
--- Cannibalism -
-X- Cinema Inspired By: Stephen King - The Shining
--- Cinematic Titanic / Horror Host / MST3K / RiffTrax -
-X- Comedy / Spoof - Horror Hospital
--- Criterion / Masters of Cinema Version Film -
-X- Death by: Decapitation - Horror Hospital
--- Distributor / Studio: Something Weird Video (R.I.P. Mike Vraney) -
--- Documentary -
-X- Extraterrestrial / Takes Place in Space - The Beast with a Million Eyes
--- Found Footage -
-X- Frankenstein - Frankenstein and the Monster From Hell
--- From a Face Off Judge (Glenn Hetrick, Ve Neil, Neville Page or Patrick Tatopoulos) -
-X- Ghost / Haunting - The Woman in Black
-X- Giallo - A Blade in the Dark
--- J-Horror -
--- Killer / Evil Animal -
-X- Killer / Evil Child - Village of the Damned
--- Killer / Evil Doll -
--- Made-for-TV Movie -
-X- Monster / Creature Feature / Godzilla - Horror Express
--- Mummy -
--- Musical / Rock ‘n Roll Horror
--- Nation of Origin: Mexico -
--- Nazi -
-X- Psychological - The Hearse
--- Rape / Revenge -
-X- Slasher / Psycho / Homicidal Maniac - Tower of Evil
-X- Takes Place on a Holiday - My Bloody Valentine
-X- Takes Place on or Under the Sea - The Phantom from 10,000 Leagues
-X- Three Installments in a Franchise - Nightmare on Elm Street 1-7
-X- Vampire - Dark Shadows
-X- Werewolf - House of Dracula
-X- Witchcraft / Satanic / Religious - The Amityville Horror
-X- With Commentary - Frankenstein and the Monster From Hell
-X- With Two or More Horror Legends - Horror Express
-X- Zombie - The Cabin in the Woods

Watch films in at least three formats:
-X- First format, (DVD), (Horror Express).
-X- Second format, (Blu-ray), (The Woman in Black).
--- Third format, (insert format), (insert title).

Watch films in at least three languages:
-X- First language, (French), (Spirits of the Dead).
--- Second language, (insert language), (insert title).
--- Third language, (insert language), (insert title).

Select 8 decades of film history:
--- 1890 -
--- 1900 -
--- 1910 -
--- 1920 -
-X- 1930 - Dracula
-X- 1940 - Son of Dracula
-X- 1950 - The Beast with a Million Eyes
-X- 1960 - Spirits of the Dead
-X- 1970 - Horror Express
-X- 1980 - Funeral Home
-X- 1990 - John Carpenter's Vampires
-X- 2000 - The Loved Ones
-X- 2010 - The Woman in Black

Select 4 ratings:
--- G -
-X- PG - Amityville 3-D
-X- PG-13 - The Woman in Black
-X- R - Horror Express
--- X / NC-17 -
-X- Unrated - A Blade in the Dark
--- M -
--- GP -

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Re: The 10th Annual "October Horror Movie Challenge" (10/1 - 10/31) ***The List Threa

****LIST COMPLETE****

52 watched, 22 first time viewings.


Goal - at least 50 watched, complete theme nights.

First time viewings are in orange

October 1st

1: Scary Movie (1991) [Youtube] - a paranoid prude fears that an escaped psycho has taken up residence in the annual Halloween spook house. Filmed in the Austin area and starring a young John Hawkes, this rare indie possesses some distinct similarities to the same year's Haunted-ween. It does wind up being quite different, going in a unique, more psychological direction for this type of movie. That's not enough to make it all that interesting, however, as it's mainly a bunch of wandering around the spook house. It has it's charms, no doubt, but the whole thing is rather forgettable overall. It's weird seeing Hawkes as such a dorky type after enjoying his more intense roles in recent fare, such as Winter's Bone and Martha Marcy May Marlene.

2: The Fearmaker (1971) [Youtube] - soapy horror from Mexico. Following their wheelchair-bound father's fatal tumble down a cliff, an opera singer returns home to look after her younger sister. Murder and melodramatic mayhem ensues. The one thing you can always bank on with Mexican horror is that there will be great atmosphere. That's really the best thing that can be said about this one, though the opening demise of the father is memorable and the method of murder devised by the killer is inspired. Unfortunately, most of the film gets bogged down in the aforementioned melodramatics, and the younger daughter in particular comes off as especially soapy, spoiled and unappreciative. The ending also comes as no surprise.

3: The Broken Mirror (1988) [Youtube] - aka The Murder Secret and Don't Be Afraid of Aunt Martha. I had no idea this fit today's theme until I watched it. Good thing it did, as I didn't get the chance to squeeze another film in. A man's aunt has just been released from a mental institute. He and his family accept an invitation to her remote villa, but she's not there when they arrive and something seems amiss. Fulci produced this minor Italian nasty from Burial Ground director, Mario Bianchi. There's a great soundtrack and some gruesome killings, including a kid who has his head severed via chainsaw, but things go off the rails with an over the top killer, the resulting climax falling flat on it's face. The final scene is also a head-scratcher, and a sequence involving the lead visiting the handyman's cottage has a pretty screwy timeline. It's supposedly a short walk into the woods, but his wife, who dropped him off on her way to town, gets back to the villa before he even reaches his destination. Flaws aside, I still wound up enjoying The Broken Mirror for the schlocky entertainment it is, and Jessica Moore as the buxom daughter is quite the sight for sore eyes. By the way, the title winds up having nothing to do with anything.

October 2nd

4: Jaws 3-D (1983) [IFC/DVR recording] - I hadn't seen this in well over a decade. In fact, I think it was the mid-90s last time I watched it. I hated it back then, but seeing that it was coming on TV, I figured I'd finally give it another chance. I have to admit, I enjoyed it much more this time around, albeit as a cheesy treat more than anything. That said, I actually like the change of pace from the others, setting the action in a sea park. It adds to the fun. The presence of the gorgeous Bess Armstrong didn't hurt either. Also, despite the camp factor, I actually thought the shark in this one was pretty menacing. There are some effective scenes of it appearing out of nowhere. The shark hunter's demise deserves special mention, as it would be one of the worst things you could possibly imagine.

October 3rd

5: The Slayer (1982) [VHS] - Kay is accompanied by her husband, brother and sister in-law for a relaxing stay on a remote island. Plagued by horrible dreams, she soon fears that the monster ruining her sleep is coming to kill them all. This is a very underrated slasher with an exceptionally atmospheric island locale, lonely and windswept. The dream aspect is interesting, the monster seemingly being a manifestation born of a troubled psyche. I like that, despite her issues, Kay is never deemed crazy by the others. That happens too often in other films, and tends to make for unlikable characters. Everything leads up to a uniquely downbeat ending. Be sure to watch the uncut version.

6: The Premonition (1976) [VHS] - an unhinged woman, with the help of her carnival clown acquaintance, kidnaps the daughter she was forced to give up. The girl's adoptive mother attempts using psychic visions to get her back. This Mississippi-lensed slice of regional horror is one of the most underrated I've come across. Just take a look at it's absurd IMDb rating. Yes, it does have it's problems. For one, the development of ESP in Sheri seems to be a bit too coincidental after her husband just met an expert on the subject. That said, this is a beautiful film, especially from an emotional standpoint. It's a strictly low key affair, very character-driven. The sorrowful atmosphere is vividly rendered, feeling like a mixture between Val Lewton, Carnival of Souls and Let's Scare Jessica to Death. The climactic sequence is a thing of beauty in regard to how it relates to the characters. Sharon Farrell and Richard Lynch are great, though it's Ellen Barber who steals the show.

7: Don't Panic (1989) [Youtube] - Michael's friends insist on playing with his mother's ouija board and, unbeknownst to the others, one of them winds up possessed. Michael soon starts experiencing visions of the resultant killing spree. This corny Mexican slasher borrows a lot from the A Nightmare on Elm Street series. It also has a lead character, a high schooler no less, who runs around for half of the movie in his kiddie pajamas. What self-respecting teen would wear those? He looks absolutely ridiculous, and it's painfully distracting. I was shocked to see that the most attractive girl in the cast went on to be Midajah, Scott Steiner's valet in WCW.

October 4th

8: Satan Place: A Soap Opera from Hell (1990) [Youtube] - wow, what a trip! This incredibly obscure anthology doesn't even have five votes on IMDB. It's quite the experience, definitely one of a kind low-budget madness. There are four stories - a slob has to dispose of the wife he murdered, a drunk accidentally runs over a mysterious old man, a girl's mother disapproves of her tendency to watch too much TV and a sexy seductress has big plans for her latest squeeze. Not for everyone, but I thought this was an absolute blast with a crass, trashy tone and some hilarious characters. Good effects for the budget, too, especially in the last story. A must for fellow fans of the terminally weird.



9: Seizure (1974) [Blu-ray] - it was great seeing this unsung gem finally get it's due on Blu-ray from Scorpion. Great transfer, too, with indoor scenes especially popping. Jonathan Frid stars as Edmund, a man who's nightmares about three unsettling individuals seem to be coming true. Oliver Stone assembled a great cast for this, his debut feature. Martine Beswick's Queen of Evil is especially memorable, and Mary Woronov never looked better. It's a bleak affair with nary an ounce of hope to be found right up to the zinger ending. It also has a very European flavor despite being shot in Canada. Still my favorite of Stone's films.

10: Octane (2003) [DVD] - while driving home, a mother and her teen daughter are targeted by a cult involved in several automobile "accidents". I was lucky to stumble across this little gem a few years back. It came on network TV late one night, quickly catching my interest with it's exceptionally shot visuals and moody score. Combining the road and conspiracy genres, it boasts an intriguing aura of mystery throughout and style to spare. The bits in the various truck stops make for the best scenes of the film, particularly those involving a sinister motivational speaker, though there's also fun to be had as certain characters party in a diesel's empty tanker trailer. The film only flounders somewhat with a weak conclusion, but, overall, it's a hypnotic excursion that I've re-watched several times.

October 5th

11: Whodunit (1982) [VHS] - a movie is being filmed on a deserted island, but someone starts picking off the cast and crew. Whodunit?! Also known as Island of Blood and Scared Alive, this slasher has touches of both tongue-in-cheek humor and underlying viciousness. The latter is evident in some of the kills and an interesting ending, which is actually a bit ahead of it's time. The former presents itself in the form of quirky characters and intentionally amusing dialogue. We also get several variations of a certain song used by the killer whenever a murder occurs, which I'm sure would prove a little maddening to some. I think it adds to the charm. While I liked the final girl, I do wish my favorite character, who meets her demise in the shower, had at least made it to the end. The narration in the following trailer always gives me a laugh.

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October 6th

12: Death Spa (1989) [Blu-ray] - what a difference a year makes. I watched this for the first time during last year's challenge. That viewing was via Youtube, and little did I know that a Blu-ray would be out in time for the challenge's return. I liked this more this time around, even if it still feels more like a series of random set-pieces thrown together rather than a complete film. The lead character is a douche, so I root for the ghost, played with charismatic glee by the always reliable Shari Shattuck. Ken Foree has a small role, there are some good death scenes and the set design is pure 80's. The crazed Killer Workout remains my preferred spa horror flick, but this is plenty enjoyable.

13: Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989) - this was initially my least favorite of it's respective series. The absurd sewer climax complete with Jason, horrible make-up and all, shouting "Mommy, please don't let me drown!", the moron who claims "This voyage is doomed!", yet decided to come along anyway, weak kills and various other bits of inanity saw to that. While I still find these issues grating, the movie is helped considerably by having my favorite final girl of the series in Jensen Daggett. As such, I would now rank this one above Jason Lives, and I'd definitely rather watch it than Freddy vs. Jason or the remake. I wish Daggett had been in one of the better entries, but at least I've softened my stance on this to the point of being able to revisit it.

14: Curse II: The Bite (1989) [DVD] - a couple driving through the desert take an ill-advised shortcut which leads to the boyfriend getting bitten by a radioactive snake. It isn't long before he starts going through drastic physical changes. This is a fantastic little nasty starring one of my favorite scream queens, Jill Schoelen. The snake and gore effects by Screaming Mad George are really quite remarkable, graphic stuff that really gets skin-crawling during the climax. This is the best of the unrelated Curse series. I first saw it on local Channel 27 when you never knew what they'd show overnight. The days before infomercials, they're sorely missed.

October 7th

15: End of the Line (2007) [DVD] - several members of a large religious cult simultaneously receive notice via pagers that it's Judgment Day. This gives them the go ahead to bring out their special daggers and "save" all the non-believers by way of murder. Maurice Devereaux's overlooked gem possesses the kind of raw ambition that reminds me of why I love horror in the first place. It's an original and highly imaginative effort. There are many underlying hints as to what's truly going on in the film, little things that don't beat you over the head, but really enrich the viewing experience. After ending on a particularly strong note, the strength of the finale is carried over into the end credits thanks to the eerily beautiful song which plays over them.

October 8th

16: The Boy Who Cried Werewolf (1973) [Youtube] - a boy becomes convinced that his father, bitten during an attack in the woods, is now a werewolf, but who will believe him? Never released on home video for some reason, this isn't the easiest film to come by. That's a shame, as it's quite underrated. The story of a boy continuously left alone with his dad despite his pleas, helpless to convince his mother that it could mean life or death for him, makes for some solid tension. This was only my second ever viewing, and it'd be nice if this would finally get a proper release. Also, the couple in the camping trailer didn't deserve their fate.

October 9th

17: Highway to Hell (1991) [VHS] - when his fiancee is kidnapped and taken to Hell, a guy, along with his dog, heads out to save her. A long-time favorite of mine, this is a charming and imaginative horror comedy that never gets old. I love the bizarro vision of Hell on display here, and it's always a big plus seeing Pamela Gidley and Kristy Swanson in anything. CJ Graham, who's take on Jason from Friday the 13th Part VI I didn't much care for, is menacing as Hellcop. Lots of cameos from random comedians add to the offbeat nature. Either Kino or Arrow needs to rescue this from MGM's vaults.

October 10th

18: Satan's Princess (1990) [Youtube] - searching for a missing girl leads a retired detective to Nicole St. James, the gorgeous owner of a modeling agency who harbors a demonic secret. Bert I. Gordon once again moves away from the giant monsters for this low-budget affair, and the result is, as before, far more interesting. This is a fun, if occasionally cheesy combining of the detective genre with horror and sleazy sex thrillers. Robert Forster plays disgruntled better than just about anyone, and Lydie Denier is perfect for the part of sinister seductress. The climax (which I'd say Species owes a nod to) gets really silly and doesn't satisfy at all.

October 11th

19: Bad Moon (1996) [DVD] - I decided to go with this for today's theme because it was on the cover of the first Fangoria issue I ever bought. Despite being a lifelong horror fan, I never knew the magazine existed until I stumbled across it in Wal-Mart of all places. Getting an eyeful of the awesome werewolf design, there was no chance I'd be leaving without the magazine, and seeing the movie was a must. Once I did get around to seeing this, I wasn't disappointed. As a dog lover, the loyal pooch versus werewolf story is right up my alley. I also bought every Fango for about the next ten years.

20: Mysterious Two (1982) [VHS] - this is a virtually unknown, but truly fascinating gem inspired by the Heaven's Gate cult. From Gary Sherman, this has an unsettling mood similar to that of the director's Dead & Buried. Eerie and prophetic, it's still one of the best television films I've ever seen. Robert Englund has a decent-sized role as a sheriff's deputy. Very highly recommended. Unfortunately, it seems to be the forgotten jewel of Sherman's filmography, which is already somewhat overlooked to begin with. Out on a cheapo DVD, but deserves better. A Blu-ray would be divine.

October 12th

21: House of Death (1982) [VHS] - aka Death Screams, this is bursting at the seams with fantastic summer in a small town atmosphere. It takes a while to get to the bulk of the killings, but that doesn't bother me in the slightest, as I love the settings, including a county fair/carnival, and the various antics of the characters. It gives the characters room to breathe, which is the same reason Final Exam is one of my favorites despite many people claiming "nothing ever happens". In fact, it sort of mirrors Final Exam with a similar opening of an unsuspecting couple being slaughtered. It also has one of the more unintentionally amusing sheriff characters in a slasher, and the lead girl is a real beauty.

22: Graveyard Shift (1990) [DVD] - generally considered one of the weaker King adaptations, I don't subscribe to the consensus. With grimy characters and an oppressive workplace environment, it gives off an unpleasant vibe. Some will find that off-putting, but it's a plus in my book, as I like my horror bleak and ugly. As the action moves lower and lower into the bowels of the mill, you really do feel that the group is descending into Hell. Brad Dourif gets a small, but juicy role as an exterminator, and Stephen Macht's accent deserves it's own billing. More of the sultry Ilona Margolis would have been nice.

October 13th

23: The Final Terror (1983) [VHS] - I was excited to find a used VHS of this for sale several years back, as I had wanted to see it for quite some time. Upon watching it, I wasn't impressed. I figured the challenge would be perfect to finally revisit it. Alas, my feelings haven't changed. Excluding Pantoliano's outcast, the characters are all interchangeable, completely unlikable jerks, and not enough of them die. A slasher that combines a low body count with characters you yearn to see killed? Unforgivable. Some of the traps are cool, but otherwise, there's just nothing here. Notable only for the future names involved, though I can't imagine any of them being proud of this stinker.

October 14th

24: Further than Fear (1980) [4shared] - vicious bikers and the couple they've taken hostage are cursed after leaving an old witch to die. This surreal shocker from Spain is one wild ride, a brazen blend of hallucinations, the skeletal undead, incest and even a masturbatory sermon. Set primarily in and around the ruins of an ancient church, a place which provides an effectively uneasy ambiance. The bikers are real dirt bags, foul-mouthed and vile to their inner most cores. Basically, the types revenge stories were made for. This is in dire need of a loving restoration. Immediately. It's totally off it's rocker, and I love every minute.

25: Red Spirit Lake (1993) [Youtube] - a girl inherits the land of her dead aunt, a witch murdered by people who want the land's hidden secrets for themselves. Strange shot on video production plays like an art film on acid. The acting is quite poor, the characters being a mixture of laughably absurd and downright unpleasant, while what little story there is makes hardly any sense. On the other hand, the visuals, editing and music lend it an otherworldy vibe that I dug. Not good by any means, but worth a look for adventurous viewers.

October 15th

26: Calamity of Snakes (1983) [Youtube] - completely insane Hong Kong exploitation about an apartment complex suffering from a snake curse after the developer exterminates a large nest of them rather than delay construction. I watched this for the first time last year and told a friend about it, so tonight was the night I finally showed it to him. One of the most outrageous, bat shit movies ever. Thousands of real snakes swarming the complex is truly a sight to behold, but even that doesn't compare to the lengthy fight scene between a "snake master" and a giant boa. A horde of mongoose (or is it mongeese, mongooses?) even gets in on the action at one point. Being a Hong Kong film, there were no qualms about slaughtering tons of snakes for real while shooting this, so beware.

October 16th

27: Nightmares (1983) [DVD] - great little anthology featuring four stories that were originally intended for the old Darkroom TV series. Starring the stunning Cristina Raines of The Sentinel fame, Terror in Topanga is a short and sweet retelling of a popular urban legend. In the film's best segment, The Bishop of Battle, Emilio Estevez is a teen obsessed with beating a mysterious arcade game. An all around great story with the added bonus of nostalgia for any former arcade regular. A faithless priest is stalked by a truck from Hell in The Benediction. Like a mini version of The Car, it's fun for what it is. Night of the Rat is an overlong, dull tale about a giant rodent infesting a family's home. Let's just say they saved the worst for last.

October 17th

28: Enter the Devil (1972) [Youtube] - a laid back cop gets more than he bargained for while investigating a missing persons case in the New Mexico desert. This perfect drive-in fare opens with a bang as an unsuspecting motorist has his tire shot out and is then picked up by the shooter for an unenviable fate. It sets an ominous tone for what's ahead, though things slow down considerably from there as the assigned trooper sets up shop at a remote desert hunting lodge. I love a good desert atmosphere, and this film's is as lonely as ever. There's a nagging sense of unease permeating throughout the quieter moments. Things take a surprising turn a little more than midway through with an unexpected plot twist and gruesome burning at the stake sequence. Astute viewers, however, will see the ending coming long before the final reel.

29: The Night Brings Charlie (1990) [Youtube] - bottom of the barrel slasher. I wouldn't be surprised if a casting call was sent out specifically asking for dummies, as the acting is the epitome of wooden. Most of the kills are off screen, but you better believe we get a good look at a Pepsi can, oddly out of place during a shower scene. They can't even get their product placement right. There's also a "comic relief" secretary who is one of the most grating wastes of celluloid I've had the displeasure of witnessing. If the movie is notable for anything, it's the inane plot developments in the latter half. Truly idiotic stuff, which gave me all the comedy I needed, in turn doing the impossible and rendering that damned secretary even more worthless. The whole thing reminded me of Hack-O-Lantern in it's ridiculous tone. That's another one that felt the need to throw in a pointless comedy character, in it's case, one who randomly stopped the movie dead in it's tracks for several minutes.

October 18th

30: Demented (1980) [VHS] - a woman, hanging by a thread mentally after being gang raped, is pushed over the edge when neighborhood teens pull a prank on her. This is another one that I feel gets a lot of undeserved hate. Sallee Elyse isn't a good actress, but she has an odd appeal to her, and it's fun seeing her let loose on the young punks who messed with the wrong person. Good ending, too, with another satisfying dose of revenge implied. The incredible melting man himself, Alex Rebar, wrote the screenplay.

October 19th

31:The House of the Blue Shadows (1986) [Internet torrent] - Luca's girlfriend accompanies him to his childhood home for a weekend getaway. However, he has a sordid history with the house and the neighbors who are still lurking about, a history which comes back to haunt him. This inexplicably neglected piece of pensive horror is not so much a giallo as it is a haunting mood piece along the lines of Footprints on the Moon. It's a quietly unsettling film with some disturbing subtext layered underneath an ominous atmosphere of suffocating dread. Amanda Sandrelli is lovely, but I fail to grasp what her character sees in Luca, who is an unappealing mixture of whiny and unbalanced. In the end, the proceedings are surprisingly poignant. Bonus points for inspired use of the Onibaba mask, always an alarming sight.

32: The Town that Dreaded Sundown (2014) [Amazon Instant] - the original film was a staple of my childhood, as my father told me stories of when he saw it and of the true events it's based on. I didn't expect much from this newfangled addition to the story and mainly watched for Addison Timlin, but I was very pleasantly surprised to find it an unflinching and moody effort with a great time out of place quality. It's beautifully shot, too, with an Italian-esque emphasis on color. The climax is where things go wrong, reminding me of the overly explanatory ridiculousness of the Sorority Row remake's reveal. Still, it wasn't enough to ruin the film for me, and I look forward to buying it on Blu-ray.

October 20th

33: Vampires: Los Muertos (2002) [DVR recording/Sony Movie Channel] - poor sequel to the John Carpenter film. I mainly wanted to see this due to the presence of Arly Jover, who left quite an impression as a vixen vamp in Blade. It's nice seeing her again, but nothing else here works, least of all a horribly edited slaughter sequence in a remote, but crowded diner. Not sure what was up with Natasha Gregson Wagner's wooden performance either, as she's been decent enough in other roles I've seen her in. I expected more from a Tommy Lee Wallace film.

October 21st

34: Beyond the Door III (1989) [DVD] - third entry in the series of films that have nothing to do with each other. It's quite bad with some truly lousy gore scenes. The deaths themselves are creative enough, but the effects are terrible, several of them using obvious dummy heads. The characters are also an unlikable bunch who treat the lead poorly. They also never seem to much care when something supernatural happens. One guy kisses his possessed girlfriend and gets a mouth full of maggots in the process. The girl then proceeds to rip her face off and the guy never mentions it as if it didn't happen. We also get some hilarious scenes of a train going off the rails, all done with very bad miniature work. This one's for those who like to laugh at bad movies. Anyone else should avoid.

35: Destroyer (1988) [Youtube] - before there was Shocker and The Horror Show, there was this forgotten little flick.While I enjoyed it more than the two aforementioned efforts, it still failed to rise above the mediocre. It does have a nice cast, including genre favorites, Anthony Perkins and Deborah Foreman. Lyle Alzaldo is good as the muscle-bound psycho who was sent to the electric chair, but came away with only a buzz. The prison setting is also nice. However, I thought the prison janitor's role in the action could have been scrapped. There's a group massacre that unfortunately takes place off camera, and one character's survival in the end made me roll my eyes. Decent fun, nothing more.

October 22nd

36: The Night God Screamed (1971) [VHS] - a big favorite of mine, this bleak obscurity boasts an oppressive atmosphere and a terrific performance from Michael Sugich as a murderous religious fanatic who commands his own cult, claiming to be of Jesus, but leaning much more towards Manson. My only complaint is that his character winds up being far too underutilized, as the film switches focus midway through. That aside, this is outstanding stuff truly deserving of a proper release sooner rather than later. And, of course, what a wonderfully memorable title.

October 23rd

37: Lisa and the Devil (1973) [Blu-ray] - easily Mario Bava's crowning achievement if you ask me. It's very surreal and Lovecraftian in it's approach, and the whole thing works beautifully. I admit to being underwhelmed by some of the popular Bavas I've seen, such as Blood and Black Lace and Twitch of the Death Nerve, but this one is as solid as they come. Along with Planet of the Vampires, it also possesses the most bedazzling photography of Bava's oeuvre. The House of Exorcism version is better off avoided unless absolutely too curious for your own good.

October 24th

38: Zombie Nightmare (1987) [Youtube] - teenage Tony, killed in a hit and run, is brought back as an undead avenger. Idiocy abounds in this zero budget opus. While somewhat amusing, it isn't one of the better bad movies I've seen, as much of this nonsense is just annoying, chiefly the voodoo priestess character. Once zombified, Tony (played by Thor of Rock 'N Roll Nightmare fame) amounts to what's probably the least intimidating zombie you're going to find. Then there's the leader of the gang that hit him. He has a pathetic hairstyle, absurd dialogue and a laughable fight with his mother. Sort of a big step in the other direction when he becomes an attempted rapist to boot. I was surprised to see a young Tia Carrere in this. Apparently a MST3K favorite, but I've never cared for that show.

October 25th

39: Don't Go in the Woods (1981) [DVD] - I used to see this all the time at the various video stores around town. For whatever reason, I never did wind up renting it, and my first viewing came by way of blind buying the DVD. I found it somewhat enjoyable on a bad level, but, as was the case with Zombie Nightmare, it was nowhere near the awesomely bad experience it had been hyped up to be. This was only my sophomore viewing, and my views have pretty much remained the same. Some amusing moments here and there, but just a bit of a bore overall.

40: The Hills Have Eyes (1977) [DVD] - still Wes Craven's best film all these years later, and a great example of budget horror film-making. It's just an overall gem of a film with unique villains, a terrific setting and a nice dose of commentary on human nature. As a dog lover, I appreciate the German shepherd being portrayed as the real hero of the picture. This is also the film that led to my crush on Dee Wallace Stone back in the day. Aja's abysmal remake doesn't come close to matching the original's quality. Oddly, I do like the sequel to the remake, though.

October 26th

41: Too Scared to Scream (1985) [Amazon Instant] - tenants of a NYC apartment building are being murdered. Could the culprit be the eccentric night doorman? Filmed in 1982, but not released until '85. I'd been curious about this one for a while, as it has quite the cast and is the only feature directed by actor, Tony Lo Bianco. Being a huge slasher fan, I've pretty much exhausted the field, so it's nice to know there are still some gems left to uncover. This one actually puts forth more of a giallo vibe, mixing the slashing with plenty of investigation, mystery and police work. The outlandish climax also feels straight out of the giallo handbook. Ian McShane gives a strong performance as chief suspect, Vincent, an obviously pained individual. He really helps elevate the film. Anne Archer, on the other hand, brings plenty of cheese to the table. Her stretching routine in the park is pure gold.

42: Blacker than the Night (1975) [Youtube] - a very impressive ghost story from renowned Mexican filmmaker, Carlos Enrique Taboada. A young woman inherits the mansion of her deceased aunt, the only condition being that she take care of the beloved cat left behind. After moving in, along with three of her friends, things take a dark turn. This is an elegant slow-burner, creating an enormous amount of tension through anticipation. It's a classical style that works like a charm. I've always said that with Mexican horror, at the very least you're guaranteed an entrancing sense of atmosphere every time. Boy, does this thing have atmosphere in spades! The exquisite mansion setting, absolutely perfect for an old, dark house tale, sees to that. And it's just one of it's qualities among many. I'd have zero hesitance placing this among the acknowledged classics of the haunting/ghost sub-genre. I saw that it was remade recently. No thanks.

October 27th

43: V/H/S: Viral (2014) [Amazon Instant] - I seem to be one of the few who was disappointed with V/H/S 2. I greatly preferred the first one, though it too was far from perfect. Sitting down with this third entry, I was hoping for a return to form. Dante the Great tackles a promising premise, but loses itself with an overly campy climax that goes into what I like to call "stuporhero" territory. Plus, abandoning the found footage approach was ill-advised, and the assistant girl's acting was awful. Segment #2, Parallel Monsters, was my favorite of the lot. I would expect no less from the director of Timecrimes. It's a darkly comedic take on alternate dimensions, also rather creepy in it's build as you question what exactly is going on. Bonestorm gets a lot of hate, but I had a good time with it. The characters weren't as annoying as I'd heard, and I'm a sucker for horror involving skeletal figures. Finally, the wrap-around segments were just strange. Not quite the return to form I wanted, but not the disaster I've seen it described as either.

44: Demon Wind (1990) [DVD] - I was always drawn to the memorable lenticular VHS cover when I saw this at the rental store, but I never got around to actually renting it due to procrastination. Same thing happened with The Dead Pit, though when I finally checked that one out on DVD, it was a stinker. I finally caught up with this one during last year's challenge and, fortunately, it was far better. A mixture of Evil Dead and Demons about a group of teens encountering demonic forces at a desolate farm, this is a blast to watch. It's got it's share of cheesy moments, so I'd rank it more on the level of a Night of the Demons, though I enjoyed this more than I did the first movie in that series. Some of the dialogue makes me crack up just thinking about it. One qualm is I feel that the demons act too much like zombies at certain points.

October 28th

45: Savage Weekend (1979) [VHS] - rich city types visiting upstate New York are stalked by a killer. I held off on watching this for a long time because I wanted to get a hold of the uncut version. I can't say it was worth the wait. It's all rather dull with a bunch of bland assholes doing nothing of note as we wait and wait for anything interesting to happen. One of the main reasons for this group's weekend excursion is to see a boat being constructed. Yep, these folks are the life of the party. Things pick up ever so slightly when the killings start, though by then, it's too late. It doesn't help that the killer's identity is about as telegraphed as you can get. I'm all for deliberately paced horror, but it doesn't work when your characters define tedium. Honestly, the only thing that really livens the film up is the presence of the always reliable David Gale as a sweaty farmer. His sexual tension with the female lead makes for an interesting dynamic, and he's involved in an exciting fight scene involving a chainsaw.

October 29th

46: The Cellar (1989) [Youtube] - an evil spirit brought forth by an old Indian curse plagues the family that has moved into it's place of residence. This is an oddly directed creature feature, perhaps partially due to Kevin S. Tenney taking over directing duties early on after the original director quit. Lots of TV style fade-outs and weird scene transitions. I loved the Arizona desert locales, and the creature effects aren't too shabby, even if it looks more like a cross between a werewolf and the Chattering Beast from Hellraiser Bloodline than an all powerful evil spirit. There's a peculiar scene of Patrick Kilpatrick's character just going full blown mental on his wife and son, becoming downright abusive. I definitely felt the both of them were way too forgiving of him following that outburst, and it was a curious choice for a character we're supposed to be rooting for. The animosity towards the Indian attempting to help them was also unwarranted, and they didn't even notice when he was gone.

47: My Friends Need Killing (1976) [Youtube] - raw and nihilistic psychodrama about an anguished Vietnam vet who, haunted by memories of wartime atrocities, is compelled to track down and kill the men he served with. This isn't pleasant stuff. While talky, relatively short and not overly graphic, it makes for a grueling watch that leaves you feeling as if you've been put through the wringer. There's a grim intensity here, enhanced by the zero budget, almost claustrophobic nature. The build during the reunion scenes actually becomes tough to bare, as you know what's coming. The most effective sequence is when the psycho involves one of his former comrade's innocent wife in the brutality. All in all, this one isn't easily forgotten. Hard to believe it's from the director of A*P*E.

October 30th

48: Exists (2014) [Amazon Instant] - the Orca of Bigfoot movies. Since going their separate ways, Eduardo Sánchez has definitely been the more impressive of the former Blair Witch duo. While his best solo effort remains Altered, this was a lot of fun. The characters are aggravating, though they become more tolerable as the film wears on. Sánchez keeps the action moving at a nice clip and makes the situation feel pretty hopeless. I also liked the straightforward monster on the loose approach. Nothing wrong with simplicity. Of the two found footage Bigfoot flicks released this year, I actually prefer Willow Creek, but this one is also worthwhile.

49: Goodnight, God Bless (1987) [Youtube] - a killer clad in priestly garb is terrorizing the streets of London. I have to say, this film boasts what is unquestionably one of the most jolting opening scenes I've ever witnessed. The killer, face unseen, strolls into a schoolyard and, after knifing an unsuspecting teacher, proceeds to whip out a pistol and blow away several kids. Definitely unexpected, the editing and somber score adding to the scene's potency. Had the rest of the picture lived up to the opening, I dare say this would be a classic. Unfortunately, it stumbles from there, spending too much time with a detective romancing one of the surviving kids' mother. This rather unlikely relationship bogs things down considerably, though the film bursts to life again with eerie intervals of the murderer doing his thing. And the bits involving the killer are eerie. It's a shame we see so little of him in favor of cheesy romance. I'd seen parts of this on TV once before, but this was my first viewing of the film in it's entirety. Weird ending.

October 31st

50: Altergeist (2014) [PPV] -

51: Trick 'R Treat (2007) [Blu-ray] -

52: The Blair Witch Project (1999) [Blu-ray] -


Theme Nights - COMPLETED
Spoiler:
-X- 10/01: Better Crypts and Mortuaries - Bathrooms & Kitchens Edition - The Broken Mirror
-X- 10/02: Mosquito Bites & Outdoor Frights - Summer-Themed Horror Films - Jaws 3-D
-X- 10/03: Nightmares & Dreamscapes - Dreams, Hallucinations & Drug Trips - The Slayer, The Premonition, Don't Panic
-X- 10/04: Hilariously Maniacal Acne-Ridden Mashup - Horror Comedies & Teen Screams - Octane
-X- 10/05: Gilligan's Island It Ain't; Isolation & Death Await - Deserted Island Horrors - Whodunit
-X- 10/06: Revenge of the Chronological Horror Years Faceoff! - 1964 (50th) Vs. 1989 (25th) - Death Spa, Friday the 13th Part VIII, Curse II: The Bite
-X- 10/07: Soundtracks In the Key of Death - Horror Films w/ Original Songs - End of the Line
-X- 10/08: Lascivious Lychanthrope Lunacy (Werewolves / Were-Creatures) On A Full Moon - The Boy Who Cried Werewolf
-X- 10/09: What's On The Menu? You, Of Course! Foodservice Industry Terrors - Highway to Hell
-X- 10/10: Innuendo, Demonic T&A, Some Prostitutes & A Dash of Not-So-Gentle Foreplay - Lesbians, Brothels & Sex Demons - Satan's Princess
-X- 10/11: Print Media is Dead...Alive...Kicking & Screaming - 35 Years of Fangoria Covers - Bad Moon
-X- 10/12: Die In Agony. Rest In Pieces. - Graveyard Horrors - House of Death, Graveyard Shift
-X- 10/13: Embarrassment Level Exceeded; IMDB Entry Deleted - Before They Were Stars - The Final Terror
-X- 10/14: Vroom! Vroom! Decapitation, Mutilation, Death & Doom! Motorcycle Horrors - Further than Fear
-X- 10/15: Laden with MSG; Your Insides Will Bleed! The Asian Buffet of Tantalizing Terrors! - Calamity of Snakes
-X- 10/16: Slashing More Than Just Prices! - Retail Establishment Terrors - Nightmares
-X- 10/17: Intertwined Deadly Domestic Dispute: Parental Units - Demented Dads & Bad Mothas - The Night Brings Charlie
-X- 10/18: Some Defunct, But the Terrors Continue To Run Amok - 1980's Video Companies - Demented (Media VHS)
-X- 10/19: It Slices! It Dices! It Circumcises! - Slashers / Giallos / Serial Killers - The House of the Blue Shadows, The Town that Dreaded Sundown
-X- 10/20: Blood Sucking Freaks of the Apocalypse - Vampires & Apocalyptic Horror - Vampires: Los Muertos
-X- 10/21: Demise & Dispair By Land & By Air - Planes, Trains & Automobiles - Beyond the Door III
-X- 10/22: Intertwined Deadly Domestic Dispute: Killer Offspring - Sibling Rivalry - The Night God Screamed
-X- 10/23: Mario's Castle of Gimmicks & Gothic Gore The 100th Birthday Celebration of Mario Bava & William Castle - Lisa and the Devil
-X- 10/24: Mausoleum Mayhem; Gangrene Brainstem! - Zombies - Zombie Nightmare
-X- 10/25: Mass Marathon of the Damned 5 - Drive-In Double Features: It's Alive! - Don't Go in the Woods, The Hills Have Eyes
-X- 10/26: Ectoplasmic Delights; Strong Emotional Frights - Supernatural & Quiet / Soft - Blacker than the Night
-X- 10/27: Once, Twice, Three Times the Lacerations - Horror Anthologies - V/H/S: Viral
-X- 10/28: Identities...Conceal! Depraved Homicidal Maniacs Always Kill! - Masked Killers - Savage Weekend
-X- 10/29: Monsterama. Monsterpalooza. Monsteritis. - Creature Features - The Cellar
-X- 10/30: Demented Devil's Night Debauchery - Demonic Possession / Satanic / Witchcraft - Goodnight, God Bless
-X- 10/31: All Hallows Eve Horrifically Hideous Hellfest - Halloween Related - Trick 'R Treat

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